Dear Howell Township,

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:

Please send your response in PDF form.

1. January 2020 Howell Township, NJ Police Department Arrest Reports.

2. Please provide copies of all of your police department’s Use of Force Reports that were created during the month of January 2020.

3. Please provide copies of all motor vehicle accident reports for January of 2020.

4. Please provide copies of all traffic summons/tickets issued for January of 2020.

Please include a Record Index with your response.
*A record index that identifies each record requested and the specific legal basis for a denial of access (including redactions) to each record.

Yours faithfully,

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

Good Afternoon,

Please consider your request received, it will be processed within 7 business days.

Thank you.

Regards,

Donna Belton
Administrative Assistant
Clerk’s Office
4567 Route 9 North
Howell, NJ 07731
732-938-4500, ext. 2000
[email address]

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

Good Afternoon,

 

In response to your OPRA for:

1.       January 2020 Howell Township NJ Police Department Arrest Reports.

2.       Please provide copies of ALL of your Police Department’s Use of
Force Reports that were created during the month of January 2020.

3.       Please provide copies of ALL motor vehicle accident reports for
January of 2020.

4.       Please provide copies of ALL traffic summons/tickets issued for
January of 2020.

 

Please note that the subject matter listed in the OPRA is a subject to
oversight and significant redaction.  In order to produce the requested
information, a special service charge of a minimum of $200.00 but no more
than $300.00 will be assigned, due to the sensitive information being
sought, specifically “ALL Arrest Reports, Use of Force Reports and traffic
summonses,” which all contain confidential information. 

 

I will await your response before proceeding with this request.

 

 

Regards,

 

Donna Belton

Administrative Assistant

Clerk’s Office

4567 Route 9 North

Howell, NJ 07731

732-938-4500, ext. 2000

[email address]

 

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

Good Morning Jen,

 

In response to your call yesterday, please note that I did get an update.

 

There are ninety-nine (99) incidents/reports with the result being
“Arrest”.

There are over one hundred twenty (120) crash reports.

There are over seven hundred thirty (730) motor vehicle summonses.

 

With this being said if you would like to limit your request please
advice.  This process will still take significant amount of time in any
variation provided. 

 

I look forward to hearing from you.

 

 

Regards,

 

Donna Belton

Administrative Assistant

Clerk’s Office

4567 Route 9 North

Howell, NJ 07731

732-938-4500, ext. 2000

[email address]

 

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Dear Donna Belton,

Is it possible to get summaries of items #1, 3 and 4.

Yours sincerely,

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

Good Morning,

1. There are 99 incident/reports with the result being Arrest.
3. Motor vehicle crash reports there are 120
4 Motor vehicle summonses there are 730.

Have a good day.

Regards,

Donna Belton
Administrative Assistant
Clerk’s Office
4567 Route 9 North
Howell, NJ 07731
732-938-4500, ext. 2000
[email address]

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Dear Donna Belton,

Are they still working on item #2.

Yours sincerely,

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

Good Afternoon,

I just sent an email to the Police to check on it, I will keep you posted.

Thank you.

Regards,

Donna Belton
Administrative Assistant
Clerk’s Office
4567 Route 9 North
Howell, NJ 07731
732-938-4500, ext. 2000
[email address]

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Donna Belton, Howell Township

1 Attachment

Good Morning Jen,

 

Attached please find the Use of Force reports your requested for January
2020. 

 

Have a good day.

 

 

Regards,

 

Donna Belton

Administrative Assistant

Clerk’s Office

4567 Route 9 North

Howell, NJ 07731

732-938-4500, ext. 2000

[email address]

 

NOTICE OF CONFIDENTIALITY
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advisory, consultative and/or deliberative material, confidential
information or privileged communications of the Township of Howell. Access
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recipient(s) is unauthorized. If you are not the intended recipient of
this message, any disclosure, copying, distribution or action taken or not
taken in reliance on it, without the expressed written consent of the
Township, is prohibited. If you have received this message in error, you
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