Seth Rich Body Camera Footage [DC Metro Police]

Rich Jones filed this request with the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, DC.
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From: Rich Jones

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the District of Columbia Freedom of Information Act of 1974, D.C. Code Ann. ยง 2-531 et seq. ("D.C. Act"), I hereby request the following records:

Any and all footage recorded by the body cameras of officers Robert Wingate Robinson (#7634), Benjamin Valez (#6631), and Mark Lee (#6141) while responding to event #16113797 on July 10, 2016 at 4:20-7:10 in the Fifth Disctrict / 501 at the intersection of Flagler and W St. NW.

Existence of this body camera footage was previously released in the event's Public Incident Packet, available online here:

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 15 business days, as the statute requires.


Rich Jones


Dear Mr. Rich Jones,
Please find attached the final response in reference to your FOIA request. If you have any additional questions, please reach out.
Chaquonna Price

MPD FOIA Specialist