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:

Police incident reports, with narratives, for the following incident numbers:
15-018363 (3/10/15)
15-020537 (3/19/15)
15-082951 (11/18/15)
16-082532 (12/26/16)
17-009525 (2/19/17)
17-023722 (4/29/17)
17-026723 (5/15/17)
20-001097 (1/4/20)
20-053360 (6/18/20)
20-066016 (8/6/20)

Yours faithfully,

Resident

Lakewood Township

Township of Lakewood

Open Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2020-03245

 

Dear RESIDENT OPRA MACHINE,

 

Township of Lakewood has received your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request dated 9/8/2020 3:50:00 PM. The official Records Custodian received
your request on 09/08/2020. As such, the seven (7) business day deadline
to respond to your request is 09/17/2020.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

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:  Police incident
reports, with narratives, for the following incident numbers:  15-018363
(3/10/15) 15-020537 (3/19/15) 15-082951 (11/18/15) 16-082532 (12/26/16)
17-009525 (2/19/17) 17-023722 (4/29/17) 17-026723 (5/15/17) 20-001097
(1/4/20) 20-053360 (6/18/20) 20-066016 (8/6/20)

 

Your request is in review as of 09/08/2020 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 [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.

 

If you have any questions, please email [1][Lakewood Township request email].

 

Sincerely,

 

Lauren Kirkman, RMC CMR

Township Clerk

 

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Lakewood Township

Township of Lakewood

Open Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2020-03245

 

Dear RESIDENT OPRA MACHINE,

 

On 9/8/2020 3:50:00 PM, Florence Ochs commented regarding your request:

 

BE ADVISED ALL TOWNSHIP BUILDINGS ARE CLOSED.  STAFF IS WORKING REMOTELY. 
THEREFORE, THIS MAY AFFECT THE DUE DATE OF YOUR REQUEST AS ACCESS TO
CERTAIN FILES MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE.  YOUR UNDERSTANDING AND PATIENCE IS
APPRECIATED.  WE WILL ENDEAVOR TO RESPOND AS SOON AS POSSIBLE UNDER THE
CURRENT CIRCUMSTANCES.

 

If you have any questions, please email [1][Lakewood Township request email].

 

Sincerely,

 

Lauren Kirkman, RMC CMR

Township Clerk

 

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Lakewood Township

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Township of Lakewood

Open Records Request

 

Reference # OPRA-2020-03245

 

Dear RESIDENT OPRA MACHINE,

 

Township of Lakewood has received your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request dated 09/08/2020. The official Records Custodian received your
request on 09/08/2020. As such, the seven (7) business day deadline to
respond to your request is 09/17/2020.

 

Your OPRA request sought access to the following information:

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:  Police incident
reports, with narratives, for the following incident numbers:  15-018363
(3/10/15) 15-020537 (3/19/15) 15-082951 (11/18/15) 16-082532 (12/26/16)
17-009525 (2/19/17) 17-023722 (4/29/17) 17-026723 (5/15/17) 20-001097
(1/4/20) 20-053360 (6/18/20) 20-066016 (8/6/20)

 

The following records are being provided in their entirety and are
responsive to your request (Should there be a link below please click
otherwise please see attached):

requested reports

 

The records are being transmitted to you via Email as per your request.
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 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 [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.

 

If you have any questions, please email [1][Lakewood Township request email].

 

Sincerely,

 

Lauren Kirkman, RMC CMR

Township Clerk

 

References

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