Concerned Citizen

Dear Haledon Borough,

This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please acknowledge receipt of this message.

Records requested:

1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and

2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages, written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and

3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon Police Department employees from 2015 to present.

Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen

Haledon Borough

1 Attachment

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2021-00108

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

Borough of Haledon acknowledges the receipt of your Open Public Records
Act (OPRA) record request and will respond to your request within 7
business days starting tomorrow or the next business day.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2021 2:22 PM
Subject: OPRA request - Aug. 21, 2015 Report(s) for MVA with Michael
Palmer
Dear Haledon Borough,
This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law
right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please
acknowledge receipt of this message.
Records requested:
1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle
accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and
2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages,
written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the
above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and
3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon
Police Department employees from 2015 to present.
Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen
Email: [OPRA #20837 email]

 

(Do not reply to the sending address of this email as this account is not
monitored).

A copy of your request is attached.

 

Thank You,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator

 

Haledon Borough

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2021-00108

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

Borough of Haledon has received your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request dated 03/04/2021. The official Records Custodian received your
request on 03/04/2021. As such, the seven (7) business day deadline to
respond to your request is 03/16/2021.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2021 2:22 PM
Subject: OPRA request - Aug. 21, 2015 Report(s) for MVA with Michael
Palmer
Dear Haledon Borough,
This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law
right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please
acknowledge receipt of this message.
Records requested:
1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle
accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and
2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages,
written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the
above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and
3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon
Police Department employees from 2015 to present.
Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen
Email: [OPRA #20837 email]

 

Your request is in review as of 03/04/2021 and will be responded to
within 7 business days.

 

If your request for access to a government record has been denied or
unfilled within the seven (7) business days required by law, you have a
right to challenge the decision by Borough of Haledon to deny access. At
your option, you may either institute a proceeding in the Superior Court
of New Jersey or file a complaint with the Government Records Council
(GRC) by completing the Denial of Access Complaint Form.  You may contact
the GRC by toll-free telephone at 866-850-0511, by mail at P.O. Box 819,
Trenton, NJ, 08625, by e-mail at [email address], or at their web site
at www.state.nj.us/grc. The GRC can also answer other questions about the
law.  All questions regarding complaints filed in Superior Court should be
directed to the Court Clerk in your County.

 

Sincerely,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator

 

Haledon Borough

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

With regard to your OPRA Request Reference OPRA-2021-00108, please be
advised that an extension is required due to In light of the health
concerns surrounding COVID-19, after conferring with other local, county
and state officials, we have taken the following precautionary, proactive
measures:  HALEDON MUNICIPAL COMPLEX: Effective Monday, March 15, 2020,
all Borough Hall offices will be closed to the public until further notice
due to the pandemic.  Additional time is needed to locate records. The
extension period has been extended to 03/26/2021.

 

Original Request

Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2021 2:22 PM
Subject: OPRA request - Aug. 21, 2015 Report(s) for MVA with Michael
Palmer
Dear Haledon Borough,
This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law
right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please
acknowledge receipt of this message.
Records requested:
1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle
accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and
2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages,
written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the
above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and
3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon
Police Department employees from 2015 to present.
Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen
Email: [OPRA #20837 email]

 

Should the documentation become available sooner, we will provide same to
you prior to the date referred to above.

 

If you have any questions about the handling of the request, please
contact us at (973) 595-7766 and quote the reference number stated above.

 

Thank you,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator

Haledon Borough

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2021-00108

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

Keeurly Reyes has commented the following on 03/17/2021 in regards to
your OPRA Request:

In light of the health concerns surrounding COVID-19, after conferring
with other local, county and state officials, we have taken the following
precautionary, proactive measures:  HALEDON MUNICIPAL COMPLEX: Effective
Monday, March 15, 2020, all Borough Hall offices will be closed to the
public until further notice due to the pandemic.  Additional time is
needed to locate records

 

Sincerely,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator

 

Haledon Borough

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

With regard to your OPRA Request Reference OPRA-2021-00108, please be
advised that an extension is required due to In light of the health
concerns surrounding COVID-19, after conferring with other local, county
and state officials, we have taken the following precautionary, proactive
measures:  HALEDON MUNICIPAL COMPLEX: Effective Monday, March 15, 2020,
all Borough Hall offices will be closed to the public until further notice
due to the pandemic.  Additional time is needed to locate records. The
extension period has been extended to 04/05/2021.

 

Original Request

Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2021 2:22 PM
Subject: OPRA request - Aug. 21, 2015 Report(s) for MVA with Michael
Palmer
Dear Haledon Borough,
This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law
right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please
acknowledge receipt of this message.
Records requested:
1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle
accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and
2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages,
written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the
above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and
3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon
Police Department employees from 2015 to present.
Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen
Email: [OPRA #20837 email]

 

Should the documentation become available sooner, we will provide same to
you prior to the date referred to above.

 

If you have any questions about the handling of the request, please
contact us at (973) 595-7766 and quote the reference number stated above.

 

Thank you,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator

Haledon Borough

1 Attachment

Borough of Haledon

Open Public Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2021-00108

 

Dear Anonymous ,

 

Borough of Haledon has fulfilled your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request as of 03/26/2021.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2021 2:22 PM
Subject: OPRA request - Aug. 21, 2015 Report(s) for MVA with Michael
Palmer
Dear Haledon Borough,
This is a request for public records made under OPRA and the common law
right of access. I am not required to fill out an official form. Please
acknowledge receipt of this message.
Records requested:
1) Any and all reports related to the August 21, 2015 motor vehicle
accident involving Haledon Police Department Michael Palmer; and
2) Any and all internal communications, including emails, text messages,
written communications and all other tangible recordings, related to the
above-referenced motor vehicle accident; and
3) All motor vehicle accident reports related to any and all Haledon
Police Department employees from 2015 to present.
Yours faithfully,
Concerned Citizen
Email: [OPRA #20837 email]

 

 

The records are being transmitted to you via Email. Pursuant to N.J.S.A.
47:1A-5.b. the cost associated with this request is $0.00.

 

You have a right to challenge the decision by Borough of Haledon to deny
access. At your option, you may either institute a proceeding in the
Superior Court of New Jersey or file a complaint with the Government
Records Council (GRC) by completing the Denial of Access Complaint Form. 
You may contact the GRC by toll-free telephone at 866-850-0511, by mail at
P.O. Box 819, Trenton, NJ, 08625, by e-mail at [email address], or at
their web site at www.state.nj.us/grc. The GRC can also answer other
questions about the law.  All questions regarding complaints filed in
Superior Court should be directed to the Court Clerk in your County.

 

Sincerely,

 

Allan Susen, RMC, MMC

Municipal Clerk/Administrator