Police Settlements Info (Office Of The City Clerk - Modesto)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Office Of The City Clerk - Modesto of Modesto, CA.
Multi Request Police Settlements Info


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Copies of all reports, lists, databases, or individual documents created since Jan. 1, 2016 that detail lawsuits brought against the city's police department and the outcome of lawsuits brought against the city's police department which includes the financial settlement. This should include any documentation mechanism your department uses to track lawsuits. It should also include any documents that your department submits to local, state, or federal agencies listing the number and/or status of lawsuits brought against the police department.

This request should be construed to include documents compiled quarterly, annually, or in other increments as well as documents or databases that contain responsive information over a longer time span.

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

From: Office Of The City Clerk - Modesto

Dear Mr. Sinyangwe:

This email is in response to your written request for public records received by the City on October 18, 2018. We are treating your request as a request for public records in accordance with California Government Code Section 6250 and following (the California Public Records Act, or "the Act"). The Act requires that public agencies make reasonably identified, non-exempt public records available for inspection or provide copies upon payment of the direct costs of duplication.

This email satisfies the City's requirement to notify you within ten (10) days whether the requested records will be disclosed. (Gov. Code 6253(c).) Responsive, non-exempt public records have been recovered, and are attached. This completes the City's response to this public records request.


Dana Sanchez
Administrative Office Assistant III (Confidential)
City Clerk's Office
1010 10th Street. Suite 6600
Modesto, CA. 95354
(209) 577-5487


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