FOIL request log (Rochester Police Department)

Benjamin Lesser filed this request with the Rochester Police Department of Rochester, NY.
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From: Benjamin Lesser

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

A log of all requests for agency records under the Freedom of Information Law received over the past three years, or as far back as such records are maintained.

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 look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Benjamin Lesser

From: Rochester Police Department

A letter stating the requester must agree to or prepay assessed or estimated fees in order for the agency to continue processing the request.

From: MuckRock

City of Rochester, Records Access
Communications Bureau
30 Church St., RM 202A
Rochester, NY 14614

January 2, 2015

To Whom It May Concern:

Per the attached letter, enclosed please find a check for $56.75 as payment for FOIL #53476.

Please send responsive documents to:

MuckRock News
Dept MR 14674
PO Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Thank you.

From: Rochester Police Department

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Rochester Police Department

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.