Detaniee Abuse from July 1st 2004 to August 1st 2007 [JSOC]

Patrick Mackie filed this request with the U.S. Special Operations Command - USSOCOM of the United States of America.
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From: Patrick Mackie

To Whom It May Concern:

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

The summary of each report of detainee abuse filed from July 1st 2004 to August 1st 2007 for those acting under Joint Special Operations Command, wherein the incident reported happened after July 1st 2004 and before August 1st 2007. Please also include the recommendation and/or the action taken as a result of the report of detainee abuse for those acting under the Joint Special Operations Command.

I am willing to pay up to $10 before being notified of any further charges. Although, I'd like to be notified before any charge.

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.

Sincerely,

Patrick Mackie

From: USSOCOM FOIA

Dear Mr. Mackie,

We have received your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and have assigned it USSOCOM FOIA 2017-053. Please refer to this number should you have any questions concerning your request.

Your request is being processed in accordance with procedural requirements promulgated in Department of Defense (DoD) Regulation 5400.7-R which is available on the internet at: http://www.defenselink.mil/pubs/foi. The actual processing time will depend upon its complexity, whether it involves sensitive records, voluminous records, extensive searches, consultation among DoD components or other agencies, and our administrative workload.

We have placed you in the "all others" category for fee purposes, which means you are obligated to pay for all search time beyond two hours and duplication costs after the first 100 pages. You have agreed to pay up to $10.00 for processing your request. We will advise you if the costs are expected to exceed that amount.

Please be advised that the USSOCOM FOIA Office has a substantial number of pending FOIA cases, therefore, we process requests in a multi-track processing system based on the date of receipt and the amount of work and time involved in processing each request. We estimate the time for completion to be approximately 9-12 months; it could be more or less.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact this office at FOIA@socom.mil
Regards,
USSOCOM FOIA Team

From: USSOCOM FOIA

Dear Mr. Mackie,

This is in response to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request you submitted to the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), which was assigned USSOCOM FOIA 2017-053.

The USSOCOM FOIA office continues to work FOIA requests based on their complexity and on a first-in, first out basis. Please be assured that your request is being processed as expeditiously as possible. We currently estimate completion to be approximately 9-12 months, it could be more or less. Thank you.
Regards,

USSOCOM FOIA Team

From: USSOCOM FOIA

Dear Mr. Mackie,

This is in response to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request you submitted to the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), which was assigned USSOCOM FOIA 2017-053.

The final response letter and a copy of the original FOIA request for USSOCOM FOIA 2017-053 are being sent to you electronically. In order to protect personally identifiable information, they will be sent to you via AMRDEC SAFE. You will receive a separate email containing an individual username and password. Once the email is received, click on the link provided, which will direct you to AMRDEC SAFE. You will then be prompted to enter the provided username and password. Once entered, you will see the documents being sent to you along with instructions on how to download them.

We are closing your request with no further action required by this office.
Regards,

USSOCOM FOIA Team

From: USSOCOM

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