State Public Information Requests

Fort Worth Police Department

1. Open Records Request letter to the City of Fort Worth;
2. City of Fort Worth Brief to Texas Attorney General's Office;
2. City of Fort Worth letter to me;
3. City of Forth Third Party letter to Tarrant County DA's Office;
4. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to DigitalStakeout, Inc;
5. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to Vigilant Solutions;
6. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to T-Mobile;
7. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to SnapTrends;
8. City of Fort Worth Third party letter to Sandoval Custom Creations, Inc;
9. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to Metro PCS Wireless, Inc;
10. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to KEYW Corporation;
11. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to Geofeedia;
12. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to CDW-G;
13. City of Fort Worth Third Party letter to Milestone Mobile Systems;
14. Texas Attorney General's Office letter ruling;

Records:

1. Record #1 City of Fort Worth Purchase Order;
2. Record #2 City of Fort Worth contract with DigitalStakeout;
3. Record #3 United States Department of Justice stingray Policy recieved by the City of Fort Worth;
4. Record #4 City of Fort Worth contract with Harris Corporation;
5. Record #5 City of Fort Worth Harris agreement redacted;
6. Record #6 City of Fort Worth Harris Corporation purchase;
7. Record #7 regarding Harris Corporation reply comments before the Federal Communications Commission in response to the Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau’s Public Notice seeking comment on Harris’ Request for Declaratory Ruling2 to clarify language in an Order granting 700 MHz Public Safety Broadband Waiver to the State of Texas (“Texas Waiver Order”);
8. Record #8 City of Fort Worth Regional Regional Communications Master Plan;
9. Record #9 City of Fort Worth Radio System Interoperability Resources— Guidance for Operations Procedures;
10. Record #10 City of Fort Worth Customer Advisory Committee for the P25 Radio Upgrade Project Team;
11. Record #11 City of Fort Worth September 25th, 2014 Customer Advisory Committee P25 Radio Upgrade Project Team; 
12. Record #12 City of Fort Worth Radio Services Newsletter;
13. Record #13 City of Fort Worth P25 Radio Interoperable Communications Plan FWPD;
14. Record #14 regarding City of Fort Worth new microwave radio network;
15. Record #15 regarding City of Fort Worth's  radio services progresses towards the future with the NCTCOG Connct System;
16.  Record #16 regarding 2013 City of Fort Worth P25 Radio Interoperable Communications Plan;
17. Record #17 regarding 2015 City of Fort Worth operational changes and radio programming details for January 2015;
18. Record #18 regarding City of Fort Worth Radio System Update;
19. Record #19 regarding City of Fort Worth's P25 Radio Upgrade Project;
20. Record #20 regarding City of Fort Worth and Pen Link LTD;
21. Record #21 regarding CIty of Fort Worth and Vigilant; 
22. Other  Records sent to me by the City of Fort Worth as to this open records request.

​On September 16th, 2016 I sent an open records request to the CIty of Fort Worth regarding their acquisition of cell site simulators, X-ray vans, and surveillance enabled light bulbs, social media monitoring software, predictive policing software, closed circuit television cameras, and stingrays. 

John Peter Smith Health Network

On November 25th, 2017 I sent John Peter Smith Health Network an open records request under the Texas Public Information Act. I requested information as to their Network Privacy Practices/Policies and information regarding requests and disclosures as to the health information of individuals for intelligence, counterintelligence, and other national security activities authorized by law. 
1. Open Records Request letter ​​
2. John Peter Smith Health Network Response letter
3. JPS Health Network Brief letter to Texas Attorney General's Office
4. JPS Health Network Third Party letter  to the U.S Attorney's Office
5. Texas Attorney General's Office letter ruling 
6. JPS Health Network letter regarding U.S Attorney's Office and FBI comments to the Texas Attorney General's Office
7. JPS Health Network emails

Aurora Police Department

On September 19th, 2016 I sent an open records request to the City of Aurora regarding their acquisition of stingrays, X-ray vans, and surveillance enabled light bulbs, social media monitoring software, predictive policing software, and closed circuit television cameras.

1. Open Records Request letter

2.  Records sent to me by the City of Aurora

Lombard Police Department

On November 25th, 2016 I sent an open records request to the Village of Lombard Police Department regarding their acquisition of cell site simulators, X-ray vans, and surveillance enabled light bulbs, social media monitoring software, predictive policing software, closed circuit television cameras, and stingrays.

1. Open Records Request letter 

2.  Records sent to me by the Village of Lombard

Dallas Police Department

At my request, on May 9th, 2016 the Freedom From Religion Foundation sent an open records request to the Dallas Police Department regarding the Dallas Police Department partnership with a church.
1. Open Records Request letter
2. Part one of records sent to me
3. Part two of records sent to me
4. Part three of records sent to me
5. Part four  of records sent to me
6. Part five  of records sent to me

Office of the Texas Governor

On May 24th, 2016 I sent an open records request to the Office of the Texas Governor regarding the federal government's letter (Dear Colleague) on transgender students, transgender students using services in which align as with their lived sex, and all information that the Office of the Texas Governor has as to that issue.  ​​

1. Open Records Request letter to the Office of the Texas Governor

2. Office of the Texas Governor letter Ruling Request

3. Office of the Texas Governor Brief to the Texas Attorney General's Office

4. Texas Attorney General's Office ruling letter

Office of the Texas Governor

On December 29th, 2015 I sent an open records request to the Office of the Texas Governor regarding Syrian refugees in the State of Texas. I was extremely interested in obtaining these records of public concern due to politicians in the State of Texas attempting to stop President Barack H. Obama and the federal government from being involved in federal immigration issues.  ​​

1. Open Records Request letter to the Office of the Texas Governor

2. Office of the Texas Governor letter Ruling Request

3. Office of the Texas Governor Brief to the Texas Attorney General's Office

4.  Records released to me prior to the Texas Attorney General's Office Ruling.

5. Texas Attorney General's Office Ruling letter

6.  Records released to me after the Texas Attorney General's Office ruling.