Documents on Central California Darknet Strike Force (Internal Revenue Service)

Joseph Cox filed this request with the Internal Revenue Service of the United States of America.
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From: Joseph Cox

To Whom It May Concern:

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

### Background ###

The Central California Darknet Strike Force is an inter-agency task force dedicated to combating the use of dark web marketplaces and digital currency to distribute narcotics and launder money.

### Request ###

All guidelines, presentations, policy statements, memoranda, and briefs held about or concerning the Central California Darknet Strike Force, from January 1st 2016 to the date of this request.

I am requesting operational documents, and not investigative files.

In order to help to determine my status to assess fees, you should know that I am a journalist writing for Motherboard, VICE's technology and science site, and that this request is being made as part of news gathering.

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.


Joseph Cox

From: Internal Revenue Service

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Internal Revenue Service

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Internal Revenue Service

A copy of documents responsive to the request.