Police data

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the National City City Clerk of National City, CA.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

A spreadsheet that includes all use of force incidents reported by National City police in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. This should include, at minimum, the date and time of each incident, incident number, type of force used, number of and demographics of people force was used on, resistance/threat level and any weapons the subject(s) were armed with at the time, number and demographics and beat of officers who used force.

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: National City City Clerk

Mr. Sinyangwe:

Good morning. Pursuant to Government Code 6253(f), the non-exempt records that are responsive to your request may be found at the link below:


Responsive records for 2018 data will be uploaded to the National City website sometime in June.

Lauren Cekander
Crime & Intelligence Analyst
National City Police Department
1200 National City Blvd.
National City, CA 91950
(619) 336-4542