Contracts and Emails with Grayshift (Prince George's County Sheriff Department)

Joseph Cox filed this request with the Prince George's County Sheriff Department of Prince George's County, MD .
Multi Request Contracts and Emails with Grayshift
Est. Completion None
Status
No Responsive Documents

Communications

From: Joseph Cox

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Maryland Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

### Background ###

Grayshift is a company providing law enforcement agencies with access to smartphones. A widely circulated media report on the company can be found here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrewster/2018/03/05/apple-iphone-x-graykey-hack/#52fb6a432950

### Request ###

I hereby request the following records:

- All invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents (but not limited to solicitation documents or notices of proposed contracts, proposed bids, unsolicited proposals, and/or documents justifying contracting without full and open competition), relating to purchases of products from Grayshift.
- All email correspondence with Grayshift from 1st September 2016 to the present.
- All marketing material related to Grayshift from 1st September 2016 to the present.

In order to help to determine my status to assess fees, you should know that I am a journalist writing for Motherboard, VICE's science and technology site, and that this request is being made as part of news gathering.

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 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Joseph Cox

From: Prince George's County Sheriff Department

From: markspencerlaw@verizon.net <markspencerlaw@verizon.net>
Sent: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 5:25 PM
To: Spencer, Mark K. <MKSpencer@co.pg.md.us>
Subject: Joe Cox MPIA

CAUTION: This email originated from an external email domain which carries the additional risk that it may be a phishing email and/or contain malware.

Dear Mr. Cox,
Attached please find our response to your recent MPIA request for information related to products from Grayshift.
If you have any questions please contact me.

Sincerely,
Mark K. Spencer, Esquire
PGSO-Inspector General
________________________________
This E-mail and any of its attachments may contain Prince George’s County Government or Prince George's County 7th Judicial Circuit Court proprietary information or Protected Health Information, which is privileged and confidential. This E-mail is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed. If you are not the intended recipient of this E-mail, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution, copying, or action taken in relation to the contents of and attachments to this E-mail is strictly prohibited by federal law and may expose you to civil and/or criminal penalties. If you have received this E-mail in error, please notify the sender immediately and permanently delete the original and any copy of this E-mail and any printout.

From: Prince George's County Sheriff Department

Dear Mr. Cox,

Attached please find our response to your recent MPIA request for information related to products from Grayshift.

If you have any questions please contact me.

Sincerely,

Mark K. Spencer, Esquire

PGSO-Inspector General

Files

pages

Close