Use of Force/Complaints Data

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Philadelphia Police Department of Philadelphia, PA.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking #

2017-01961-F, FOIA-2017-04040-Fb, 2018- 00401- F

Due Nov. 27, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

1. Every use of force report made by Philadelphia police officers since 2000.
2. Every civilian complaint filed against Philadelphia police officers since 2000.

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.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Philadelphia Police Department

Attached to this correspondence is the Philadelphia Police Department's acknowledgement of your request for information.

Best :

Philadelphia Police Department

Open Records/Right-to-Know Section

750 Race Street, Rm. 203

Philadelphia, PA 19106