Use of Force Policy (Raleigh Police Department)

DeRay Mckesson filed this request with the Raleigh Police Department of Raleigh, NC.


From: DeRay Mckesson

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All current policies maintained by the department regarding use of force.

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 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.


DeRay Mckesson


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 11, 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: Sughrue, Jim

Mr. McKesson:

I am writing to follow up concerning your June 26, 2015, email to Raleigh Deputy Chief of Police Joseph Perry. Our records indicate a response was provided to your June 11 inquiry at 7:5 p.m. on that date. The response is forwarded below, and the policy it references remains attached. Again, please let me know if you have any questions.

Jim Sughrue

Jim Sughrue
Director of Public Affairs
Raleigh Police Department
Phone: 919-996-1200
Fax: 919-996-7592