In Dog We Trust emails

JPat Brown filed this request with the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office of Pinellas County, FL.


From: JPat Brown

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

Any emails/communications between your department and American Floor Mats regarding the purchase of rugs incorrectly reading "In Dog We Trust."

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.


JPat Brown


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Jan. 20, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Barreda,Cecilia

Mr. Brown,

In response to your Public Record request dated January 20, 2015, please see attached with the follow information being withheld, excised or exempt pursuant to FS 119.071(4)(d)2.a Law Enforcement Personnel Information.

Thank you,

Cecilia Barreda
Public Information Coordinator
Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
PIO Office (727) 582-6221
FAX (727) 582-6459
Media Tape (727) 582-6495
Leading The Way For A Safer Pinellas

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