Mobile Phone Forensics Tools (San Bernardino County Sheriff)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the San Bernardino County Sheriff of San Bernardino County, CA.


From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

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

The following request is in regards to mobile phone forensics tools such as devices made by the company Cellebrite, IP Box made by MDSec, Kessler Innovations products, or analysis programs such as those produced by COMPELSON Labs.

-Contractual documents. Examples of this are invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents etc.
-Records of communication with the domains,, or from either the chief of police or head of procurement.
-guidelines and/or internal policy on the use of mobile phone forensics tools and software
-Any utilization logs for these tools

invoices, purchases orders, contracts, loan agreements, procurement documents

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.


Curtis Waltman

From: Torres, Cesia

Dear Mr. Waltman,

The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department ("Department") is in receipt of the Public Records Act request, wherein you seek: various documents and information pertaining to the Department's use of mobile phone forensic tools.

We are requesting an extension of fourteen (14) days, as allowed under Government Code section 6253(c). We will contact you again on or before
April 18, 2017 and provide you with an updated status of your request.


Cesia Torres
County Counsel Paralegal to Sheriff's Department<>

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From: Wyatt, Courtney

Good afternoon Mr. Waltman,

Please see attached.

Thank you,

Courtney Wyatt
Office Specialist
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Sheriff’s Executive Staff
(909) 387-3403
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