Police Body Worn Cameras (Monterey County Board Of Supervisors)

Ben Perlmutter filed this request with the Monterey County Board Of Supervisors of Salinas, CA.
Multi Request Police Body Worn Cameras


From: Ben Perlmutter

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Per the California Public Records Act (Govt. Code 6250-6270), I am writing to request the following information from your office for the period January 1, 2020 to the date of this letter:

Number, if any, of Body Worn Cameras owned by this department or agency, including the manufacturer and whether a data storage package has been provided by the manufacturer.

Any documents or correspondence during the period encompassing this request regarding possible or planned acquisition of Body Warn Cameras.

Any existing or proposed usage policies regarding the use of Body Worn Cameras including protocols, training documents, data storage procedures and prohibited activities.

Any current or past litigation involving or referencing this department or agency involving the use of Body Worn Cameras.

Please notify me when this information is available at the email address attached to this request.

Thank you for your attention to this request and for your prompt reply.

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.


Ben Perlmutter

From: Monterey County Board Of Supervisors

Mr. Perlmutter-

In response to your Public Records Act request dated June 2, 2020, a copy of which is attached, the Monterey County Sheriff's Office policy encompassing body-worn cameras is attached. Please note that body-warn cameras are not currently in use; the policy was adopted in the event of future use.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

Michael J. Whilden
Deputy County Counsel
Office of the County Counsel
County of Monterey
168 W. Alisal Street, Third Floor
Salinas, CA 93901
Phone: 831-755-5045
Fax: 831-755-5283
Direct: 831-755-5364
E-mail: whildenm@co.monterey.ca.us<mailto:whildenm@co.monterey.ca.us>


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