Montana Criminal Defamation Arrests (Missoula Police Department)

Adam Steinbaugh filed this request with the Missoula Police Department of Missoula, MT.
Multi Request Montana Criminal Defamation Arrests
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From: Adam Steinbaugh

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Montana Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

A copy of any initial arrest report (or initial offense report) alleging or involving a violation of Mont. Code § 45-8-212, or in which the general nature of charges includes the words "defamation," "defamatory," "defamed," "libel," "libeled," "slander," or "slandered." This request is limited to reports generated on or after January 1, 2019.

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.

Sincerely,

Adam Steinbaugh

From: Missoula Police Department

We are currently reviewing our records with the parameters of your request. There will be a fee of $26 for each report provided. At this time it is unknown how many reports will be provided, but it is believe to be less than 8 reports. The fee will need to be paid prior to us releasing the reports.

Laurie Clark
Administrative Services Manager
Missoula Police Department
Desk - 406.552.6320; Fax – 406.327.2138

From: Adam Steinbaugh

Thank you -- please let me know how many reports there are and how to send payment.

Best,

Adam Steinbaugh

From: Missoula Police Department

I am following up on this e-mail sent April 29, 2022. Do you want us to proceed with processing this request. We have four reports for release. Please let us know if you would like us to proceed. Again, we will need $26 per report. Thank you.

Laurie Clark
Administrative Services Manager
Missoula Police Department
Desk - 406.552.6320; Fax – 406.327.2138

From: Adam Steinbaugh

Yes, please. Let me know how or where to send payment.

Best,

Adam Steinbaugh

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