Safety of Cell Site Simulators

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Federal Communications Commission of the United States of America.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

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

Reports on the safety of using cell site simulators. Cell site simulators have been known to jam communications signals, making emergency calls difficult or impossible. I would like the date range of this request to be 1/1/14 to the date this request is processed on.

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.


Curtis Waltman

From: FOIA

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