Geofeedia Inc. Contracts, Invoice - Social Media Surveillance Policies (City of San Luis Obispo Police Department)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the City of San Luis Obispo Police Department of San Luis Obispo, CA.


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Any and all contracts (as well as all associated amendments, exhibits, and materials), memorandums of understanding, and other equivalent agreements entered into by this agency with Geofeedia LLC or any other social media surveillance software or equipment company, including, but not limited to, the following:

• Brightplanet
• Geofeedia
• Intrado Inc.
• LifeRaft
• Magnet Forensics
• Media Sonar
• Signal Corporation
• ZeroFOX

Responsive materials should include but not be limited to:

• the initial Invitation to Bid, Request for Proposal, or equivalent call for contractors
• the responsive materials provided by the winning bidder
• other bidder responses
• the current contract
• all exhibits
• all amendments
• all performance work statements
• all deliverables inventories
• all invoices related to the deliverance of software, services, or goods

Please also include all policies and directive materials related to:
• the acquisition of social media surveillance software by individual officers and representatives of this agency
• the use of social media surveillance by individual officers and representatives of this agency
• the use of social media by individual officers and representatives of this agency

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.


Beryl Lipton

From: City of San Luis Obispo Police Department

A copy of documents responsive to the request.

From: Rapp, Tera

Good morning Beryl,

I received your follow-up letter regarding the PRA request you made to our department regarding our social media surveillance. Please be advised that the response was received on January 3, 2017 and mailed to the address provided in your request on January 9, 2017. I'm not sure why you don't have it yet. If it does not show up, I can mail a copy of what I sent if you would like.


Tera Rapp
Police Records Supervisor
[City of San Luis Obispo]
Police Department
1042 Walnut Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2729
T 805.781.7322<>

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