Contracts and Policies Regarding IMSI Catchers (Newark Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Newark Police Department of Newark, NJ.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Open Public Records Act ("OPRA"), I hereby request the following records:

Documents concerning IMSI catchers or any of the following words: "Stingray", "cell site simulator", or "dirtbox". including:
-Contracts with the Harris Corporation regarding the acquisition of their Stingray or KingFish IMSI catchers
-Department policies and procedure regarding the use of IMSI catcher technology
-policies and procedures on the keeping of statistics about the Department's use and acquisition of IMSI catchers

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 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Newark Police Department

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Lara, Soraida

Mr. Waltman:

Attached the response to your OPRA request.


Soraida Lara
From the Office of the City Clerk, OPRA Unit

From: Lara, Soraida

Good afternoon Mr. Waltman:

A response received from the Police department was sent via regular mail on January 31, 2017. It is also being sent via E-mail at the E-mail address provided. Please confirm when received. This file is completed and closed.

Soraida Lara