Asset Forfeiture Forms and Statistics (Maryland State Police)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Maryland State Police of Maryland.
Tracking #

MPIA 17-1321



From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Maryland's Public Information Act ("PIA"), I hereby request the following records:

-The Equitable Sharing Agreement and Certification forms submitted as required to the United States Department of Justice for the years 2011 through 2016.
-Total civil asset forfeiture figures per year for the years 2010 through the date this request is processed.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Holly Barrett -State Police-

Good evening Mr. Watlman:

I am new to the PIA position and have sent a request to the Asset
Forfeiture Unit to inquire as to the availability of the data you have
requested. I will certainly let you know when I find out something and I
have requested an expedited response from the staff of that unit.


Captain H.L. Barrett
Office of Strategic Planning
1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208

From: Maryland State Police

Good afternoon Mr. Waltman:

Please accept my sincerest apology for not getting the attachments to
you sooner. I was recently transferred and given the PIA duty. The
attachments are responsive to your request on July 11th. Have a pleasant


Captain H.L. Barrett
Office of Strategic Planning
1201 Reisterstown Road
Pikesville, MD 21208