Connecticut § 53-37 Arrests (Police Department)

Adam Steinbaugh filed this request with the Police Department of New Canaan, CT.
Multi Request Connecticut § 53-37 Arrests
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From: Adam Steinbaugh

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Please provide a copy of any crime/incident report (or similar police reports) in which a person was investigated, stopped, cited, arrested, or charged with violating Connecticut General Statutes § 53-37 (or "ridicule"). This request is limited to reports generated on or after October 1, 2020, through the present date.

I also request that, if possible and pursuant to Conn. Gen. Stat. § 1-212(d), fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest and not made for commercial gain. The requested documents will be processed by a representative of the news media/press and made available to the public at

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 4 business days, as the statute requires.


Adam Steinbaugh

From: Police Department

Good Morning:

Your letter dated 4-22-22 regarding an FOIA request has been received and is attached to this e-mail. Our Records Clerk will review your request and determine what if anything is releasable under FOIA rules and regulations.
Please be advised that there are several FOIA requests ahead of yours, so we ask for your patience.

There may be costs associated with your request. You will be made aware of these costs once they are determined.

Thank you,

Jennifer Mardorf
Admin Assistant to the Chief of Police
New Canaan Police Dept.
174 South Ave
New Canaan, CT 06840

From: Police Department

We have no records responsive to your request.

-Fran Danaher

Frances A. Danaher
New Canaan Police Department / Records Division
174 South Avenue / New Canaan, CT 06840
Phone (203)594-3518 / Fax (203)594-3551<>

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