State Patrol aircraft over I-94 protest

Sam Richards filed this request with the Minnesota State Patrol of Minnesota.


From: Sam Richards

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Minnesota Data Practices Act, I hereby request the following documents:

Video and any other information obtained by State Patrol aircraft N115SP on June 16th - 17th as the aircraft circled protests on highway I-94.

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Sam Richards

From: Nielson, Tiffani (DPS)

Mr. Richards,

The video the aircraft captured has been recorded. Pursuant to Minnesota law, the video is classified as investigative data. It is confidential or protected nonpublic while the investigation is active.

Thank you,

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