|Submitted||July 25, 2016|
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To Whom It May Concern:
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
Records pertaining to the "Cyber Ninjas" program, including communication or coordination with the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3 - Est. 2000), the National Cyber Investigative Joint Task Force (NCIJTF - Est. 2008), the Domestic Security Alliance Council (DSAC - Est. 2005), the Cyber Division at FBI Headquarters, the "Cyber Squads" at FBI headquarters and in each of the 56 Bureau Field Offices, the 93 or more Computer Crimes Task Forces, CyWatch (the Buruea's 24/7 cyber operations center), the iGuardian portal (the Bureau's Industry-Focused Cyber Intrusion Reporting Platform), or InfraGard; including Communications Sector, Defense Industrial Base Sector, or Information Technology Sector Critical Infrastructures within InfraGard as may pertain to "Cyber Ninjas" collaboration.
Please search records in any form, including multi-media content, paper notes, audio transcripts of verbal communications, emails, field notes, Agent's notes, and investigative materials.
Please *DO NOT* expend any time conducting a CRS search using general indices, nor an ACS search via UNI for the requested terms. Instead, three other searches are explicitly requested:
1. Please conduct a DIVS search through ACS records for "Cyber Ninjas", in any category of entity relation to the Bureau.
2. Please conduct a Sentinel search for "Cyber Ninjas" using both structured search, as an organization or subject, or within the content of a communication account.
3. Please also conduct a full-text Sentinel search for "Cyber Ninjas", which will not produce collisions with unrelated records as this term is sufficiently unique to the FBI partnership context.
Please provide a count of materials withheld for any reason. Thank you!
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, DVD-R, or BD-R 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.
Dear Mr. Peck,
The FBI has received your Freedom of Information Act/Privacy (FOIPA) request and it will be forwarded to Initial Processing for review. Your request will be processed under the provisions of FOIPA and a response will be mailed to you at a later date.
Requests for fee waivers and expedited processing will be addressed once your request has been assigned an FOIPA request number. You will receive written notification of the FBI's decision.
Information regarding the Freedom of Information Act/Privacy is available at https://www.fbi.gov<http://www.fbi.gov>/, by clicking on the SERVICES link at the top of the homepage and then click on the Freedom of Information Act/Privacy picture, or the direct link is: https://www.fbi.gov/services/records-management/foia, or by accessing the U. S. Department of Justice at https://www.justice.gov/oip. If you require additional assistance please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
David P. Sobonya
Public Information Officer/GIS
Record/Information Dissemination Section (RIDS)
FBI-Records Management Division
170 Marcel Drive, Winchester, VA 22602-4843
Ofc: (540) 868-4593
Direct: (540) 868-4286
Fax: (540) 868-4391/4997
A no responsive documents response.