NC Intelligence Documents on Anarchists

Melissa Hill filed this request with the Raleigh Police Department of Raleigh, NC.


From: Melissa Hill

To Whom It May Concern:

Persuant to North Carolina Public Records Law (G.S. §§ 132-1 through 132-10), I hereby request the following documents:

I would like any and all documents relating to intelligence collected by the police department on anarchist and/or anti-government individuals and groups.

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.


Melissa Hill


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Oct. 9, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Ray, Ashby

To whom it may concern,

This email serves as a response to your request for public records as defined by G.S.§§ 132-1 through 132-10 relating to "intelligence collected by the police department on anarchists and/or anti-government individuals or groups".

The records sought, to the extent any exist, are not a public record. N.C.G.S. § 132-1.4 creates an exception to public records laws for records of criminal investigations and records of criminal intelligence conducted by public law enforcement agencies.

If you have any questions, or would like to discuss your request please feel free to contact me.


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