Contracts and Policies Regarding IMSI Catchers (Mississippi Highway Patrol)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Mississippi Highway Patrol of Mississippi.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Mississippi's Public Records Act, I hereby request the following documents:

Documents concerning IMSI catchers or any of the following words: "Stingray", "cell site simulator", or "dirtbox". including:
-Contracts with the Harris Corporation regarding the acquisition of their Stingray or KingFish IMSI catchers
-Department policies and procedure regarding the use of IMSI catcher technology
-policies and procedures on the keeping of statistics about the Department's use and acquisition of IMSI catchers

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 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Mississippi Highway Patrol

Regarding your public records request (see attached) we received from you via USPS on or about February 5th, 2020, we are requesting a 30-day extension due to staff shortage in our office. Should we complete this public records request prior to the 30-day extension, we would provide a response immediately.

Thank you.

R.E. Wentworth
Staff Officer, Legal Dept.
MS Dept. of Public Safety

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From: Mississippi Highway Patrol

Mr. Waltman,

After a diligent search, we have no responsive information regarding your public records request.

Thank you sir.

R.E. Wentworth
Staff Officer, Legal Dept.
MS Dept. of Public Safety