Canadian border seizure reports (Bureau of Customs and Border Protection )

Anais Vaillant filed this request with the United States Customs and Border Protection of the United States of America.
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From: Anais Vaillant

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

A copy of any databases that track, summarize or otherwise contain information on goods seized at the U.S Canadian border. It is likely that this data was used to generate the IPR seizure statistics report:

If a Canadian version doesn't exist, I request the entire database used to generate this report.

I request this information in its original database format or as a CSV or EXCEL export.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. 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.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.


Anais Vaillant


Request CBP-2014-009119 has been processed with the following final disposition: Records not reasonably described

From: Bureau of Customs and Border Protection

A fix is required to perfect the request. The request has been rejected as being too vague, burdensome or otherwise unprocessable.