Contracts and Policies Regarding IMSI Catchers (San Diego Police Department)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the San Diego Police Department of San Diego, CA.
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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:

Documents concerning IMSI catchers or any of the following words: "Stingray", "cell site simulator", or "dirtbox". including:
-Contracts with the Harris Corporation regarding the acquisition of their Stingray or KingFish IMSI catchers
-Department policies and procedure regarding the use of IMSI catcher technology
-policies and procedures on the keeping of statistics about the Department's use and acquisition of IMSI catchers

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: Mayer, Kevin

Thank you for resending your records request. I am forwarding your request to Mari Owens in Records to process. Please make a note that Mari Owens is the appropriate person to receive your requests as our process has changed. I am no longer the person to send these to. Thank you.

Kevin Mayer, Lieutenant
Vice Administration
(619) 531-2897

From: Owens, Mari

Good morning, do you know the number of your PRA? When looking through my log I don’t see anything with 29705-90949622.

There is one request from you, requesting those documents but that request was 16-2780 and was closed on December 16, 2016. The numbers above didn’t match that request.

If you have more information, please send it to me.

Thank you