Wackenhut contracts/agreements

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Drug Enforcement Administration of the United States of America.
Tracking # 16-00116-F
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All contracts, agreements, invoices, memos, directives, reports, or any other material regarding operations proposed by, involving, contracted to, or otherwise referencing Wackenhut, a private security firm

This request is being made as part of a journalistic investigation. 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,

Beryl C.D. Lipton

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: DEA.FOIA

Good Morning,

A determination letter was sent out to MuckRock on October 13.

Thank you

From: DEA.FOIA

Please see the attachment for your FOIA request.

Drug Enforcement Administration
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Unit
202-307-7596 (Customer Service Line)
202-307-8556 (Fax)

From: MuckRock

To Whom It May Concern:

I would like to resubmit the request copied below. Please provide an estimated cost based on the proposed fee status. Thank you so much for your help.

Best wishes,
Beryl

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To Whom It May Concern:

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

All contracts, agreements, invoices, memos, directives, reports, or any other material regarding operations proposed by, involving, contracted to, or otherwise referencing Wackenhut, a private security firm, from January 1, 1980 through December 31, 1990.

This request is being made as part of a journalistic investigation into the development of private-public security partnerships in the United States. In addition, the materials will be used in reporting on the growth of America's incarcerated population. They will be used for articles written for MuckRock, in partnership with other news outlets. The requested documents will be also made available to the general public for future dissemination and use. 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,

Beryl C.D. Lipton

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

A no responsive documents response.

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