Riot Gear Budgeting Data (Philadelphia Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Philadelphia Police Department of Philadelphia, PA.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Pennsylvania Right to Know Act, I hereby request the following records:

The date range for this request is 1/1/12 to the date this request is processed on.

Budgeting and financial data, spending reports, and cost breakdowns concerning expenditures on:

-Tear gas

-Pepper spray (Oleoresin Capsicum)

-Smoke grenades or concussion grenades

-Chemical munitions launchers

-Rubber bullets


-Riot shields

-Protective gear such as helmets, body armor, gloves, etc.

I also request any grant applications and documentation in regards to purchasing any of the above mentioned equipment.

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.


Curtis Waltman

From: Police RightToKnow

Dear Mr. Lipton,

Attached tot this correspondence is a letter acknowledging PPD has received your request.

Philadelphia Police Department

Open Records/Right-to-Know Section

750 Race Street, Rm. 203

Philadelphia, PA 19106

From: Robert Kieffer

Dear Mr. Lipton,

Attached please find the final response to your Right to Know Law request.

Thank you,

Robert L. Kieffer, Esq.
Assistant City Solicitor, Pensions & Investment Division
City of Philadelphia Law Department
1515 Arch Street, 17th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 683-5032 (Phone)
(215) 683-5069 (Fax)