Bureau of Prisons: June 1, Lafayette Square

Alexander Ward filed this request with the Bureau of Prisons of the United States of America.
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From: Alexander Ward

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

- Documents pertaining to the June 1, 2020 deployment to Lafayette Square outside the White House containing the term "tear gas" and/or "CS gas" and/or "CN gas"

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 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Alexander Ward

From: Bureau of Prisons

Please see letter attached regarding your recent FOIA request.
S. Raymond

From: Bureau of Prisons

Your request was assigned number 2020-04652. Please reference that number when corresponding with our office regarding your request.
A search is being conducted for records responsive to your request. Once records have been located they will be processed in the order they were received. You may continue to monitor the status of your request at https://www.bop.gov/foia/index.jsp#tabs-6 by entering the number of your request and clicking the "search button".
Please be advised that due to necessary operational changes as a result of the national emergency concerning the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, there may be some delay in the processing of your request.
K. Scarantino

From: Bureau of Prisons

There has been no change in the status of your request since your last inquiry.

K. Scarantino

From: Bureau of Prisons

Please see letter attached regarding your FOIA request. Sincerely, Sandy Raymond, for Eugene E. Baime, Supervisory Attorney