US Dept of Transportation ALPR Grants

Shawn Musgrave filed this request with the Department of Transportation 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:

Documents relating to grants issued to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security for Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) technology and programs. Please include any relevant documents, including but not limited to memos, policy briefs, reports, emails, meeting minutes and contracts.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

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.


Shawn Musgrave

From: US Department of Transportation

From: Department of Transportation

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: Department of Transportation

A copy of documents responsive to the request.