Kenneth Walton

Emma North-Best filed this request with the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the United States of America.
Due Aug. 24, 2020
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Emma North-Best

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Records (including but not limited to those deemed potentially responsive to FOIA 1357159-000) relating to or mentioning Kenneth Walton, an official with the Federal Bureau of Investigation who galvanized the agency’s New York office against violent political radicals and entrenched organized crime bosses in the early 1980s. His death has been widely reported in the New York Times. See

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.


Emma Best