Police calls/incident reports

Currently waiting for a response from Lakewood Township, they should respond promptly and normally no later than (details).

Dear Lakewood 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:

1. A log of all Police/EMS calls and responses for the time frames 1/1/1999-12/31/2004 and 8/27/2020-9/16/2020 for all of Second Street in Lakewood Township.

2. Police incident reports, with narratives, for the following incident numbers:
12-56484
12-67590
12-85903
14-041266
14-057367
14-067372
16-004336
16-063251
16-069462
16-078527
18-054492
18-069645
19-009612
20-061339

Yours faithfully,

Resident

Township Clerk, Lakewood Township

 

Township of Lakewood

Open Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2020-03307

 

Dear ,

 

Township of Lakewood has received your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request dated 9/16/2020 5:41:00 PM. The official Records Custodian
received your request on 09/16/2020. As such, the seven (7) business day
deadline to respond to your request is 09/25/2020.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

Records requested:  1. A log of all Police/EMS calls and responses for the
time frames 1/1/1999-12/31/2004 and 8/27/2020-9/16/2020 for all of Second
Street in Lakewood Township.  2. Police incident reports, with narratives,
for the following incident numbers: 12-56484 12-67590 12-85903  14-041266
14-057367 14-067372 16-004336 16-063251 16-069462 16-078527 18-054492
18-069645 19-009612 20-061339

 

Your request is in review as of 09/16/2020 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 Township of Lakewood 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 [1][email address], or at their web
site at [2]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.

 

If you have any questions, please email [3][Lakewood Township request email].

 

Sincerely,

 

Lauren Kirkman, RMC CMR

Township Clerk

 

References

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3. mailto:[Lakewood Township request email]