Use of Force Policy

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Newark Police Department of Newark, NJ.


From: Najah Hatim

Please direct all OPRA requests to the City Clerk's Office for processing:
City of Newark
City Clerk's Office
920 Broad St.
Room 415A
Newark, NJ 07102
973 424 4116

Najah Z. Hatim, MPA
Supervising Victim/Witness Advocate
NPD Legal Affairs/ Advocate Unit

From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All current policies maintained by the department regarding use of 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 7 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Golinski, Ana

Attached is the official response from the Office of the City Clerk, OPRA Division along with responsive documents to your request.




Ana Golinski, OPRA Division
Office of the City Clerk
920 Broad Street * Room 415A Newark, NJ 07102
Office: 973-424-4116
Fax: 973-733-4398<>