Esteban Manzanares

Dave Hendricks filed this request with the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America.
Tracking # CBP-2016-002231 ; CBP-OBP-2016-002231
Status
Completed

Communications

From: Dave Hendricks

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All records from any internal investigation or administrative review involving former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Esteban Manzanares, who raped and attempted to kill several immigrants during March 2014 near McAllen, Texas.

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 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.

Sincerely,

Dave Hendricks

From: CBPFOIA@cbp.dhs.gov

This message is to confirm your request submission to the FOIAonline application: View Request. Request information is as follows: (https://foiaonline.regulations.gov:443/foia/action/public/view/request?objectId=090004d28099f334)
* Tracking Number: CBP-2016-002231
* Requester Name: Dave Hendricks
* Date Submitted: 10/06/2015
* Request Status: Submitted
* Description:
October 6, 2015 Department of Homeland Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office Director, Disclosure & FOIA 245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410 STOP-655 Washington, D.C. 20528-0655 To Whom It May Concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records: All records from any internal investigation or administrative review involving former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Esteban Manzanares, who raped and attempted to kill several immigrants during March 2014 near McAllen, Texas. 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 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. Sincerely, Dave Hendricks Filed via MuckRock.com E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com For mailed responses, please address (see note): MuckRock DEPT MR 21659 PO Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 PLEASE NOTE: This request is not filed by a MuckRock staff member, but is being sent through MuckRock by the above in order to better track, share, and manage public records requests. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable.

From: CBPFOIA@cbp.dhs.gov

The FOIA request CBP-2016-002231 has had its Tracking Number changed to CBP-OBP-2016-002231. This is normally due to the request being transferred to another agency (for example, EPA to Dept. of Commerce) or to a sub-agency to process it. Additional details for this request are as follows:
* Old Tracking Number:
CBP-2016-002231
* New Tracking Number:
CBP-OBP-2016-002231
* Requester Name:
Dave Hendricks
* Date Submitted:
10/06/2015
* Long Description:
October 6, 2015 Department of Homeland Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office Director, Disclosure & FOIA 245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410 STOP-655 Washington, D.C. 20528-0655 To Whom It May Concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records: All records from any internal investigation or administrative review involving former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Esteban Manzanares, who raped and attempted to kill several immigrants during March 2014 near McAllen, Texas. 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 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. Sincerely, Dave Hendricks Filed via MuckRock.com E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com For mailed responses, please address (see note): MuckRock DEPT MR 21659 PO Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 PLEASE NOTE: This request is not filed by a MuckRock staff member, but is being sent through MuckRock by the above in order to better track, share, and manage public records requests. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable.

From: CBPFOIA@cbp.dhs.gov

The FOIA request CBP-OBP-2016-002231 has had its Tracking Number changed to CBP-2016-002231. This is normally due to the request being transferred to another agency (for example, EPA to Dept. of Commerce) or to a sub-agency to process it. Additional details for this request are as follows:
* Old Tracking Number:
CBP-OBP-2016-002231
* New Tracking Number:
CBP-2016-002231
* Requester Name:
Dave Hendricks
* Date Submitted:
10/06/2015
* Long Description:
October 6, 2015 Department of Homeland Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office Director, Disclosure & FOIA 245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410 STOP-655 Washington, D.C. 20528-0655 To Whom It May Concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records: All records from any internal investigation or administrative review involving former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Esteban Manzanares, who raped and attempted to kill several immigrants during March 2014 near McAllen, Texas. 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 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. Sincerely, Dave Hendricks Filed via MuckRock.com E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com For mailed responses, please address (see note): MuckRock DEPT MR 21659 PO Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 PLEASE NOTE: This request is not filed by a MuckRock staff member, but is being sent through MuckRock by the above in order to better track, share, and manage public records requests. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable.

From: CBPFOIA@cbp.dhs.gov

A search of CBP databases produced records responsive to your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request CBP-2016-002231, requesting October 6, 2015 Department of Homeland Security U.S. Department of Homeland Security Privacy Office Director, Disclosure & FOIA 245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410 STOP-655 Washington, D.C. 20528-0655 To Whom It May Concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records: All records from any internal investigation or administrative review involving former U.S. Border Patrol Agent Esteban Manzanares, who raped and attempted to kill several immigrants during March 2014 near McAllen, Texas. 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 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. Sincerely, Dave Hendricks Filed via MuckRock.com E-mail (Preferred): requests@muckrock.com For mailed responses, please address (see note): MuckRock DEPT MR 21659 PO Box 55819 Boston, MA 02205-5819 PLEASE NOTE: This request is not filed by a MuckRock staff member, but is being sent through MuckRock by the above in order to better track, share, and manage public records requests. Also note that improperly addressed (i.e., with the requester's name rather than "MuckRock News" and the department number) requests might be returned as undeliverable..
CBP has determined that the responsive records are partially releasable, pursuant to Title 5 U.S.C. § 552 and have applied the appropriate exemptions notated below:
Section 552 (FOIA)
___ (b)(1) ___ (b)(2)       ___ (b)(3)       ___ (b)(4)       ___ (b)(5)       X___ (b)(6)
___ (b)(7)(A) ___ (b)(7)(B) ___ (b)(7)(C) ___ (b)(7)(D)  __X_ (b)(7)(E)  ___ (b)(7)(F)
___  (b)(3) Statute 49 U.S.C. § 114(s)
A description of the exemptions applied can be found at http://www.dhs.gov/foia-exemptions. (http://www.dhs.gov/foia-exemptions) If you have a FOIAonline account, you MUST log into your account to retrieve your responsive records. After logging in, click on "View My FOIA Requests". Requests that have new, unread correspondence have a mail icon next to the tracking number.
The following checked item(s) also apply to your request:
___ Approximately _____ pages were withheld in their entirety.
_X__ Fees: In the processing of this FOIA request, no fees are being assessed.
___ Other:
This completes the CBP response to your request.  You may contact a FOIA Public Liaison by sending an email via your FOIAonline account, or call 202-344-1610.  Please notate file number CBP-2016-002231 on any future correspondence to CBP related to this request.
If you are not satisfied with the response to this request, you have a right to appeal the final disposition.  Should you wish to do so, you must file your appeal within 90 days of the date of this letter following the procedures outlined in the DHS regulations at Title 6 C.F.R. §5.9.  Please include as much information as possible to help us understand the grounds for your appeal.  You should submit your appeal via FOIAonline by clicking on the “Create Appeal” button that appears when you view your initial request.  If you do not have computer access, you may send your appeal and a copy of this letter to:  FOIA Appeals, Policy and Litigation Branch, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 90 K Street, NE, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20229-1177.  Your envelope and letter should be marked "FOIA Appeal." Copies of the FOIA and DHS regulations are available at www.dhs.gov/foia. (http://www.dhs.gov/foia)
Additionally, you have a right to seek dispute resolution services from the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) which mediates disputes between FOIA requesters and Federal agencies as a non-exclusive alternative to litigation.  If you are requesting access to your own records (which is considered a Privacy Act request), you should know that OGIS does not have the authority to handle requests made under the Privacy Act of 1974.  You may contact OGIS as follows:  Office of Government Information Services, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 Adelphi Road-OGIS, College Park, Maryland 20740-6001, e-mail at ogis@nara.gov; telephone at 202-741-5770; toll free at 1-877-684-6448; or facsimile at 202-741-5769.
Given the nature of this request, some records are only being released to you as the requester. If you have an account in FOIAonline, you may access those records by logging into FOIAonline. Otherwise, those responsive records will be sent via the method agreed upon with the FOIA processor. (https://foiaonline.regulations.gov:443/foia/action/public/home?objectId=090004d28099f334)

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