Modesto use of force policy

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Modesto Police Department of Modesto, CA.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

The current use of force and firearms policies of the Modesto police department.

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.


Samuel Sinyangwe


Hi Mr. Sinyangwe, please see attached our response to your PRA request on 05/01/2018. Could you please reply to this email so I know it was received.

Thank you very much,

Pamela Gallagher
Modesto Police Department
Police Civilian Supervisor, Records Division
(209) 342-6181