Anti-Drone Protests

Waqas Mirza filed this request with the Sheriff's Office of Onondaga County, NY.
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From: Waqas Mirza

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

Any e-mails sent or received by the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office to or from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) regarding the anti-drone protesters and protests at the Hancock Air National Guard base.

The protests have been widely covered in the local and international press. See for example: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2012/nov/28/drone-protesters-escalation-charges.

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Waqas Mirza

From:

COUNTY OF ONONDAGA
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Office of the County Executive
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 14th Floor
421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York 13202
JOANNE M. MAHONEY - COUNTY EXECUTIVE
WILLIAM P. FISHER - DEPUTY COUNTY EXECUTIVE
(315) 435-3516 ● Fax (315) 435-8582

To: Waqas Mirza - MuckRock

This email acknowledges receipt of your request under the Freedom of
Information Law (FOIL) for access to the above-referenced records of
Onondaga County. If you contact our office regarding this request, please
include the number assigned to your request which is: FOIL Case #16-F-093.
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other record (e.g., $5 for a CD or DVD), pursuant to Public Officers Law
Section 87(1(b)(iii).

Very truly yours,
Martin Skahen
Martin Skahen, FOIL Records Access Officer
By: Nancy Moran, Asst. FOIL RAO
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 10th Floor
421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York 13202
(315) 435-2170 Ext. 5934 ● Fax (315) 435-5729

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From: requests@muckrock.com
To: LisaDell@ongov.net
Date: 03/17/2016 04:59 AM
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information Law Request: Anti-Drone Protests

March 17, 2016
Sheriff's Office
421 Montgomery Street, 14th floor
Syracuse, New York 13202

This is a follow up to a previous request:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on March 10, 2016. Please let me
know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification
is needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

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On March 10, 2016:
To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws
ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

Any e-mails sent or received by the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office to or
from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Federal Bureau of
Investigation (FBI) regarding the anti-drone protesters and protests at the
Hancock Air National Guard base.

The protests have been widely covered in the local and international press.
See for example:
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2012/nov/28/drone-protesters-escalation-charges
.

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 5 business
days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Waqas Mirza

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From:

COUNTY OF ONONDAGA
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Office of the County Executive
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 14th Floor
421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York 13202
JOANNE M. MAHONEY - COUNTY EXECUTIVE
WILLIAM P. FISHER - DEPUTY COUNTY EXECUTIVE
(315) 435-3516 ● Fax (315) 435-8582

To: Waqas Mirza - MuckRock

Please be advised that a diligent search of the County's records reveals no
documents pursuant to your Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request.

You may appeal my decision by writing within thirty (30) days to: Karen A.
Bleskoski, FOIL Appeals Officer, Civic Center 10th Floor, 421 Montgomery
Street, Syracuse, New York 13202. Your appeal letter should include copies
of your initial FOIL request and this letter.

Very truly yours,
Martin Skahen
Martin Skahen, FOIL Records Access Officer
By: Nancy Moran, Asst. FOIL RAO
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 10th Floor
421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York 13202
(315) 435-2170 Ext. 5934 ● Fax (315) 435-5729

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail is intended only for the use of the
individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential
information belonging to the sender which is protected by the
attorney-client privilege, caseworker-client privilege or other statutory
prohibition against disclosure. If you are not the intended recipient, you
are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution or taking of
any action in reliance on the contents of this information is strictly
prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error,
please immediately notify us by telephone to arrange for the return of the
document.

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