Use of Force/Complaints Data (Redwood City Police Department)

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Redwood City Police Department of San Mateo County, CA.
Multi Request Use of Force/Complaints Data


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

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

1. The total number of police use of force incidents, broken down by type of force used, between 2013-2017 (separated by year).
2. The total number of people that police used force against, between 2013-2017 (separated by year).
3. The total number of police use of force complaints reported between 2013-2017 (separated by year).
4. The total number of police use of force complaints sustained between 2013-2017 (separated by year).

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.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Redwood City Police Department

Dar Mr. Sinyangwe,

Attached you will find our response to your PRA request.


[photo 2]Genevieve Nguy | Records Supervisor
Redwood City Police Department
1301 Maple Street | Redwood City, CA 94063
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