FOIA request logs — calendar years 2015 and 2016

Shawn Musgrave filed this request with the Department of Justice, United States Marshals of the United States of America.


From: Shawn Musgrave

To Whom It May Concern:

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

The log of FOIA requests submitted to the US Marshals Service from January 1, 2015 through December 31, 2016.

As this request is being submitted in my capacity as a reporter who covers the Justice Department, I assert that I am appropriately categorized as a media requester for the purpose of fees. 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.


Shawn Musgrave

From: Shawn Musgrave

Hello -

To date I have not had any acknowledgement of this request, which I submitted more than 6 months ago. Please acknowledge receipt and provide a tracking number and estimated completion date. I will appeal for constructive denial if I do not receive an acknowledgement.

Shawn Musgrave

From: Department of Justice, United States Marshals

Good Day,

Thank you for contacting the USMS FOIA. The USMS FOIA is currently experiencing an extreme backlog. Request will be processed in the order that they come in. We do not have an estimated completion date for your request. Please know that we are working as quickly as possible to process each request received.


From: Department of Justice, United States Marshals

A copy of documents responsive to the request.