DEA and Black Lives Matter

Melissa Hill filed this request with the Drug Enforcement Administration of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

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From: Melissa Hill

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I would like any and all data relating to Black Lives Matter (BLM) for the years 2015 and 2016. This request is for all records included but not limited to correspondence, data, photographs, intelligence data, police reports, after action reports, MOUs/Mutual Aid agreements, notes or other materials collected by the DEA headquarters as well as any DEA field offices. In particular, there may be cross-references or responsive files in the Minneapolis field office.

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.


Melissa Hill


Good Morning Ms. Hill

Please see the attach Signed Status letter for the FOIA request that you submitted to our office on December 29, 2016. If you have any question please feel free to contact the GIS Specialist Ms. Davis at the number listed on your letter or call the main line number listed below.

Drug Enforcement Administration
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Unit
202-307-7596 (Customer Service Line)
202-307-8556 (Fax)

From: Davis, Yvette D.

Good morning Ms. Hill,

I have attached DEA FOIA's signed determination letter and responsive documents for your recent FOIA request: 17-00207-F.

Best regards,

Yvette Davis
Government Information Specialist
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Unit (SARF)
Drug Enforcement Administration (HQS)
8701 Morrissette Drive, Sixth Floor (West Bldg.)
Springfield, Virginia 22152
Office: 202-353-1393
Fax: 202-307-8556