|Submitted||June 8, 2016|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Oklahoma Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records pertaining to card readers which allow officers to scan credit, debit, and gift cards.
1) Purchasing and procurement documents, including but not limited to: purchase orders, RFPs, responses to RFPs, invoices, and contracts.
2) Policy, procedural, and training documents, including but not limited to: use policies, standard operating procedures, training materials, presentations, privacy assessments, data retention policies, and other guidelines.
3) Programming documents, including but not limited to: funding opportunity announcements, grant applications and grantor status/progress reports, reports to legislative bodies, annual reports.
4) Audit documents, including but not limited to: audits of the system, misuse reports, and reports to oversight bodies.
According to a Oklahoma Department of Public Safety spokesperson, the Oklahoma City Police Department is in possession of these card readers. See for example: http://okcfox.com/news/local/law-enforcement-card-readers-can-seize-money-electronically.
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.
To Waqas Mirza:
The Oklahoma City Police Department has not purchased nor do we own any of the below described devices. Additionally there is no policy or standardized training in place for the use of this type of equipment.
Thank you for your request.
Capt. Paco Balderrama
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