Vanessa Dawn Smith Missing Person File

Robert Delaware filed this request with the Merced County Sheriff's Department of Merced County, CA.


From: Robert Delaware

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code §§ 6250), I hereby request the following records:

The missing person case file for Vanessa Dawn Smith. I actively research missing person cases as a hobby, and I can vividly remember this happening:

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 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Robert Delaware

From: Forte, Sandra

Mr. Delaware,

In response to your attached request, please be advised that this case is an active investigation and pursuant to the provisions of Gov. Code § 6254(f) and 6255, at this time we are denying your request.

Sandra Forte
Legal Assistant, Merced County Counsel
2222 M Street, Room 309
Merced, CA 95340
Tel--(209) 385-7564 ext. 4470
Fax-(209) 726-1337<>

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  • PRA Request re Vanessa Dawn Smith Missing Person Case File



  • 05/03/2016

    PRA Request re Vanessa Dawn Smith Missing Person Case File