ALPR data generated by Portland Police Bureau, Oregon

Chris Bushick filed this request with the Portland Police Bureau of Portland, OR.

It is a clone of this request.

Tracking #

S069020-051418

Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

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From: Chris Bushick

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Oregon Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

(1) All data generated and retained through use of Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPR) by Portland Police Bureau (PPB), specifically: License plate, date, GPS location, unit number generating the data, disposition and result of check of plate. Deliver complete dataset generated and provide in electronic form, spreadsheet or database.

(2) All policies, guidelines, manuals and/or instructions on department use of ALPR.

(3) Make and model of ALPRs in use by PPB.

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.

Sincerely,

Chris Bushick

From: Portland Police Bureau

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RE:  Police General Records Request of May 14, 2018 Reference#S069020-051418

Dear Chris,

This City received a Public Records Request from you on May 14, 2018 for the following:

(1) All data generated and retained through use of Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPR) by Portland Police Bureau (PPB), specifically: License plate, date, GPS location, unit number generating the data, disposition and result of check of plate. Deliver complete dataset generated and provide in electronic form, spreadsheet or database.

(2) All policies, guidelines, manuals and/or instructions on department use of ALPR.

(3) Make and model of ALPRs in use by PPB.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In order to begin processing this request a pre-payment must be made*.  Please log in to the Portland Public Records Request Center (copy and right click this link to open it in your browser) and make a payment on this request. (https://www.portlandoregon.gov/prr)
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Portland Police BureauRecords Division 1111 SW 2nd Avenue, Room 1126
Portland, OR  97204
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Sincerely,

Police Bureau
City of Portland

From: Portland Police Bureau

Dear Chris:

The City of Portland acknowledges receipt of your Public Records Request.  Your request was received in this office on May 14, 2018 and given the reference number S069020-051418 for tracking purposes.

Record Requested:  (1) All data generated and retained through use of Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPR) by Portland Police Bureau (PPB), specifically: License plate, date, GPS location, unit number generating the data, disposition and result of check of plate. Deliver complete dataset generated and provide in electronic form, spreadsheet or database.(2) All policies, guidelines, manuals and/or instructions on department use of ALPR.(3) Make and model of ALPRs in use by PPB.The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

At this time, the City is uncertain whether it is the custodian of the requested record.  The City will review your request to determine if it has responsive records.  The City will then gather an estimate of the costs to provide copies of requested public records for which the City does not claim an exemption from disclosure.  The City is permitted to charge its actual costs to provide records.  Fees include research time to locate and analyze the requested records, even if no records are located or if the requested records are determined to be exempt from disclosure.

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From: Chris Bushick


To Whom It May Concern:

Please find enclosed a check for $30.00 to satisfy the fee associated with the attached public records request.

Thank you.

From: Chris Bushick

Hello,

I would like to amend my request to include a fourth item:

(4) A list of all agencies with which the PPB is sharing ALPR data.

Thank you!

Sincerely,
Chris Bushick

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