Local ICE contracts (San Bernardino County Sheriff)

Frank Matt filed this request with the San Bernardino County Sheriff of San Bernardino County, CA.
Multi Request Local ICE contracts


From: Frank Matt

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code §§ 6250), I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting the following documents:
- Contracts with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for the housing, safekeeping and subsistence of federal detainees.
- Monthly invoices created by your office for Immigration and Customs Enforcement to comply with such contracts. I request copies of these invoices dating from January 2015 to the present.
- Any written requests for modifications to the contract by either party to the agreement, from January 2015 to the present.

This request is being made for the purposes of newsgathering for MuckRock.com. The requested documents will be processed by a member of the news media before being made available to the general public.

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.


Frank Matt

From: San Bernardino County Sheriff

January 16, 2018

Attn: Frank Matt
Via E-mail Only: requests@muckrock.com<mailto:requests@muckrock.com>

Dear Mr. Matt:

The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department ("Department") is in receipt of the Public Records Act request, wherein you seek: information and documents relating to Contracts with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Pursuant to Government Code section 6253(c), and due to the voluminous request, we are requesting an extension of fourteen (14) days to review your request. We will contact you again on or before January 30, 2018 and provide you with an updated status.


Cesia Torres
County Counsel Paralegal to Sheriff's Department

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This communication contains legally privileged and confidential information sent solely for the use of the intended recipient. If you are not the intended recipient of this communication, you are not authorized to use it in any manner, except to immediately destroy it and notify the sender.

From: San Bernardino County Sheriff

Good morning Mr. Matt,

Please see attached.

Thank you,

Courtney Murray
Office Specialist to Miles Kowalski, General Legal Counsel
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Sheriff’s Executive Staff
[star 2]