Dan Coates filed this request with the Seekonk Police Department of Seekonk, MA.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Dan Coates

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

Any arrest reports, incident reports, or accident reports involving John A. Blinkhorn.

Date of birth: June 24, 1981.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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 business days, as the statute requires.


Dan Coates

From: Seekonk Police Department

Good afternoon,

Attached, please find the reports in response to the public records request that you have submitted with the Seekonk Police Department for John Blinkhorn. Please note, that some areas of the reports have been redacted, due to juvenile information, which is not public record. Also, arrest reports are not releasable through the Seekonk Police Department. You may request any arrest report via Taunton District Court in Taunton Mass.

If you have any questions, please contact me.

Thank you,

Christine Ribeiro, B.S.
Executive Administrative Assistant to the Chief
Seekonk Police Department
500 Taunton Avenue
Seekonk, MA 02771
p. 508-336-8123 ext. 51028
f. 508-336-2676
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