Helicopter Policies, Regulations, and Usage Logs (North Dakota Highway Patrol)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the North Dakota Highway Patrol of North Dakota.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to North Dakota Constitution, Article XI, Section 6, and the North Dakota Open Records Statute, N.D.C.C. ยง 44-04-18(1), I hereby request the following records:

-Policies on the use of helicopters by the agency.
-Regulations on the use of helicopters by the agency.
-Usage logs of helicopter use from the last five years.
-Any financial data from the last five years on helicopter upkeep and purchasing.

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 would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Curtis Waltman

From: -Info-ND Highway Patrol

This email is to acknowledge receipt of your open records request. Your request has been forwarded to the appropriate division head for handling.

North Dakota Highway Patrol
600 East Boulevard Ave Dept 504
Bismarck, ND 58505-0240
(701) 328-2455
(701) 328-1717 Fax

From: Hummel, Capt. Aaron R.

Please see attached

From: Curtis Waltman

Captain Hummel,

I was wondering if you would be able to inform me which agencies in North Dakota do operate a helicopter? I would be so appreciative, and thank you for the work you do, I am very grateful.

Curtis Waltman

From: Hummel, Capt. Aaron R.

To my knowledge, no law enforcement agencies in the state of ND have a helicopter.