Spy Files - Massachusetts

ACLU affiliates across the country have requested and litigated for information that sheds light on the government's extensive domestic spying program. As information is released, the ACLU reviews it for indications of unlawful privacy infringement, information sharing, profiling, etc.

Original Request

FOIA Request Material Type File Agency Title of Record Date of Record Date Released by Government Description of Record Tag Info Document Type
18 TSAACLU CorrespondencePDFTSAFOIA Request to TSA re: enhanced pat-downsAug 31, 2010-Requests information about the standard operating procedures related to enhanced pat-downs Original Request
20 UASIACLU CorrespondencePDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessUASI Request to the City of BostonJun 9, 2010-Requests information related to Boston's UASI fundingState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionACLU CorrespondencePDFBrockton PDRequest to Brockton PD re: Facial Recognition SoftwareJun 17, 2010-Requests info re: Facial Recognition Software and implementationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionACLU CorrespondencePDFEssex County SheriffRequest to Essex County Sheriff re: Facial Recognition SoftwareOct 21, 2010-Requests info re: Facial Recognition Software and implementationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionACLU CorrespondencePDFMA Sheriff's AssociationRequest to MA Sheriff's Association re: Facial Recognition SoftwareJun 17, 2010-Requests info re: Facial Recognition Software and implementationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionACLU CorrespondencePDFMA Sheriff's AssociationFollow up request to MA Sheriff's Association re: Facial Recognition SoftwareOct 21, 2010-Requests info re: Facial Recognition Software and implementationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionACLU CorrespondencePDFPlymouth County SheriffRequest to Plymouth County Sheriff re: Facial Recognition SoftwareJun 17, 2010-Requests info re: Facial Recognition Software and implementationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionAgency CorrespondencePDFMA Sheriff's AssociationResponse from MA Sheriff's Association re: Facial Recognition SoftwareJul 12, 2010-Attaches files.State & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
21 Facial RecognitionAgency CorrespondencePDFPlymouth County SheriffResponse from Plymouth County Sheriff re: Facial Recognition SoftwareJun 30, 2010-Attaches contract.State & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
22 DIOGACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIRequest to FBI re: DIOGsJul 27, 2010-Requests information on DIOGs allowing collection of ethnic informationState & Local Law EnforcementOriginal Request
19 Local Police - JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFFBI, Brookline PDRequest to Brookline PD re: JTTF involvement4/6/2010-Requests information about the Brookline PD's agreements with and participation in the JTTFState & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
18 TSAACLU CorrespondencePDFTSAFOIA Request to TSA re: Naked Scanner technology, etc.3/25/2010-Requests information about the use and development of programs related to screening technologies. Original Request
17 CFCACLU CorrespondencePDFEOPSS, CFCFollow-up Public Records Request to CFC1/15/2010-Requests information about the Commonwealth Fusion Center's budget, operating procedures, etc.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementOriginal Request
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFU.S. Attorney's Office, MA and FBIFOIA to FBI and MA U.S. Attorney's Office re: JTTF, NJTTF and ATAC12/29/2009-Requests information regarding the NJTTF, JTTF offices and MA ATAC.FBI | Justice DepartmentOriginal Request
15 Boston PoliceACLU CorrespondencePDFBoston PoliceFOIA to Boston Police re: Suspicious Activity Reporting policies and procedures12/28/2009-Requests information regarding Boston Police and Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) policies and procedures related to SARs.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | Suspicious Activity ReportingOriginal Request
14 Further InformationACLU CorrespondencePDFEOPSSFollow-up FOIA to EOPSS re: Commonwealth Fusion Center (CFC)6/9/2008-Requests formal agreements with other agencies, documents related to CFC oversight, and CFC standard operating procedures.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementOriginal Request
12 What's Wrong with Fusion CentersACLU CorrespondencePDFEOPSSLetter to EOPSS describing the findings of ACLU report "What's Wrong with Fusion Centers?"12/12/2007-Letter goes into detail about the ACLU's concerns regarding Fusion Centers, particularly related to transparency and oversight.Fusion CentersOriginal Request
11 Public Records RequestACLU CorrespondencePDFEOPSSPublic Records Request re: Fusion Center2/8/2007-Request seeks documents related to sources of intelligence, disclosure of information, and civil liberties protections.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementOriginal Request
10 EOPSSS Request 2005ACLU CorrespondencePDFEOPSS2005 EOPSS Public Records Request re: Commonwealth Fusion Center (CFC)5/11/2005-This requests information regarding the establishment, cost and procedures of the CFC, and its relationships with other law enforcement agencies.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementOriginal Request
5 UMASS LombardiACLU CorrespondencePDFUMASSPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/campus police10/31/2003-Requests UMASS to provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFCambridge PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/Cambridge police10/31/2003-Requests that CPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFSpringfield PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/Springfield police10/31/2003-Requests that SPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFLowell PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/Lowell police10/31/2003-Requests that LPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFBoston PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/Boston police10/31/2003-Requests that BPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFMA State policePublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/MA state police10/31/2003-Requests that MSP provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFNew Bedford PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/New Bedford police10/31/2003-Requests that NBPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
4 October 2003 JTTFACLU CorrespondencePDFLawrence PDPublic Records Request re: JTTF participation w/Lawrence police10/31/2003-Requests thatLPD provide ACLU with documents related to its relationship with the JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
3 UMASS Valley AdvocateACLU CorrespondencePDFUMASS, FBIRequest letter to FBI seeking documents related to JTTF activity at UMASS10/31/2003-Request letter to FBI seeking documents related to JTTF activity at UMASSFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
2 UMASS Officer FlandersACLU CorrespondencePDFUMASS, FBIRequest letter to FBI seeking documents related to JTTF activity at UMASS12/9/2002-Request letter to FBI seeking documents related to JTTF activity at UMASSFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIOriginal Request
1 1997 Request BPD MSPAgency CorrespondencePDFBoston PDResponse to request seeking documents related to BPD involvement with FBI2/10/1997-Says BPD does not have records pursuant to request.FBI | State & Local EnforcementOriginal Request

Documents

FOIA Request Material Type File Agency Title of Record Date of Record Date Released by Government Description of Record Tag Info Document Type
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessAddendum to Metro Boston Homeland Security Region 2004 Regional PlanJul 12, 2010-Addendum to Metro Boston Homeland Security Region 2004 Regional PlanState & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2004 Homeland Security PlanJul 12, 2010-Plan for MBHSR FY2004State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2006 Grant Program Application to DHSJul 12, 2010-Detailed budget request to DHS for FY2006.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2006 Investment Justification TemplateJul 12, 2010-Justifies all DHS spending for FY2006.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2007 Grant Program Application to DHSJul 12, 2010-Detailed budget request to DHS for FY2007.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2007 Investment Justification TemplateJul 12, 2010-Justifies all DHS spending for FY2007.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2008 Grant Program Application to DHSJul 12, 2010-Detailed budget request to DHS for FY2008.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2008 Investment JustificationJul 12, 2010-Justifies all DHS spending for FY2008.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2009 Investment JustificationJul 12, 2010-Justifies all DHS spending for FY2009.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston FY2010 Investment Planning WorksheetJul 12, 2010-Outlines FY2010 investment planning for MBHSRState & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston Homeland Security Strategy 2009-2012Jul 12, 2010-Outlines strategy for 2009-2012State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston IED Investment JustificationJul 12, 2010-Justifies spending to guard against IED attacks in the Boston region.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston Investment Justification Template for FY2009Jul 12, 2010-Outline FY2009 investment planning.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston Multi-Year Training and Exercise Planning ProjectJul 12, 2010-Plan for MBHSR trainings and exercises.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston Proposed funding by target capabilities 2010Jul 12, 2010-Plan for funding for MBHSR by target capabilities.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
20 UASIAttachmentsPDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessMetro Boston Urban Areas Working Group MembersJul 12, 2010-Lists membership in the Metro Boston Urban Areas Working Group; composed mostly of the police chiefs of participating cities and towns.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
21 Facial RecognitionAttachmentPDFMA Sheriff's AssociationE-mails discussing FRApr 29, 2010Jul 12, 2010E-mail State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
21 Facial RecognitionAttachmentPDFMA Sheriff's AssociationGoods and Services Agreement re: Facial Recognition systemMar 29, 2010Jul 12, 2010Goods and Services Agreement.State & Local Law EnforcementDocument
21 Facial RecognitionAttachmentPDFMA Sheriff's AssociationMSA invitation for responses from prospective vendors; MSA federal grant application; federal grant award letterJul 12, 2010Jul 12, 2010MSA invitation for responses from prospective vendors; MSA federal grant application; federal grant award letterState & Local Law EnforcementDocument
21 Facial RecognitionAttachmentPDFMA Sheriff's AssociationProject Implementation Plan and Payment Schedule re: Upgrade and Expansion of Facial Recognition SystemMar 29, 2010Jul 12, 2010Project Implementation Plan and Payment ScheduleState & Local Law EnforcementDocument
21 Facial RecognitionAttachmentPDFPlymouth County SheriffContract between bi2 and Plymouth County Sheriff for Maintenance and Support of SoftwareFeb 25, 2009-ContractState & Local Law EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept. of State PoliceMassachusetts State Police Request for Information SP04-I97: Intelligence Management System; Massachusetts State Police WP04-I98: Intelligence Management SoftwareVarious dates9/26/2005Document describes the kind of information management system sought by the state police.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
16 FBIAttachmentPDFODNI, FBI"Response to Request No.: 1141757-000; Subject: JTTF/Standards of Intelligence Disclosed Through National Information Sharing, et al."unknown5/4/2010Document: "ODNI Intelligence Information Report"ODNI | FBIDocument
Attachment 9AttachmentPDFCFCThe Commonwealth Fusion Center and PrivacyUnknown6/20/2007Argues there is tension between security and privacy; describes steps CFC takes to protect privacy.Fusion CentersDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSSHouse Ways and Means Committee; Executive Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security Budget infoUnknown9/26/2005Document outlines federal funding for various EOPSS related programs.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFDept. of State Police, Homeland Security, CFCMassachusetts State Police Fusion Center IMS Final Budget for Homeland Security FundingUnknown9/26/2005Document outlines budget for CFC information Management System for the years 2004 and 2005.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFCFCCommonwealth Fusion Center Organization ChartUnknown9/26/2005Document shows basic command and organizational structure of CFC.Fusion CentersDocument
17 CFCAttachmentPDFEOPSS, CFCMemos Establishing the Privacy Working Group and Bios of PWG Members5/13/2010-Document responsive to request re: Privacy Working Group.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
16 FBIAttachmentPDFFBIeGuardian Privacy Impact Assessment11/25/20084/16/2010Describes threats to privacy posed by eGuardian SARs system.FBI | Justice Department | Fusion CentersAttachment
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-04, Guidelines for Investigations Involving First Amendment Activity3/5/20086/20/2008CFC Standard Operating Procedure related to investigations involving first amendment activity. They had sent us this before but it was heavily redacted. This version is not at all redacted.Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSCommonwealth of MA State Homeland Security Strategy, 20079/1/20076/20/2008Commonwealth of MA State Homeland Security Strategy differs from the prior year's quite a bit.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCommonwealth of MAGov. Romney's MA Executive Order #476, "Designating the Commonwealth Fusion Center as the Commonwealth's Principal Center for Information Collection and Dissemination"1/3/20076/20/2008Document officially establishes the CFC and describes its purpose, aims and jurisdiction.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
16 FBIAttachmentPDFFBI"Response to Request No.: 1141759-000; Subject: JTTF/MA JTTF Prosecutorial Priorities"10/24/20065/3/2010Document: Memo from NJTTF director to all field offices instructing them on use of new MOU for JTTS, among other thingsFBI | Justice DepartmentDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-01, End of Day Security Check7/1/20066/20/2007Fully redacted.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-02, Processing of Tips and Leads7/1/20066/20/2007Describes operating procedure for CFC employees related to the processing of tips and leads.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-03, Notification of Significant Terrorist Events7/1/20066/20/2007Describes operating procedure for CFC employees related to the notification of significant terrorist events.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-03, Notification of Significant Terrorist Events7/1/20066/20/2007Describes operating procedure for CFC employees related to the notification of significant terrorist events.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-04, Guidelines for Investigations Involving First Amendment Activity7/1/20066/20/2007Describes operating procedure for CFC employees related to the investigations involving first amendment activity. HEAVILY REDACTED.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-05, Commonwealth Fusion Center Privacy Policy7/1/20066/20/2007Outlines CFC privacy policy.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-06, HSIN-MA Access7/1/20066/20/2007Outlines access to the Homeland Security Information Network - MA (HSIN-MA).Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-07, National Standards of Intelligence Sharing7/1/20066/20/2007Outlines the CFC's responsibility to uphold national standards of intelligence sharing.Fusion CentersDocument
Attachment 7AttachmentPDFCFCCFC Standard Operating Procedure CFC-08, Homeland Security Exercise - Multi-Agency Training Exercise7/1/20066/20/2007Outlines the CFC's role in homeland security exercises.Fusion CentersDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept.of State Police/EOPSS/CFCCommonwealth Fusion Center Standard Operating Procedure: Commonwealth Fusion Center Privacy Policy7/1/20069/26/2005Document outlines the CFC's privacy policy.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 6AttachmentPDFCFCCommonwealth Fusion Center Operations Manual6/1/20066/20/2007CFC Operations Manual. 43 pages of mission, structure, goals and activities.Fusion CentersDocument
16 FBIAttachmentPDFFBI"Response to Request No.: 1141761-000; Subject: NJTTF/Relationship with MA JTTF"5/30/20065/3/2010Document: Memo from NJTTF director to unknown recipients describing the NJTTF.FBI | Justice DepartmentDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSExecutive Office of Public Safety: Fiscal Year 2007 Resource Summary2/3/20066/20/2008Budget lists line items of EOPSS spending for 2007.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSExecutive Office of Public Safety: Fiscal Year 2007 Resource Summary2/3/20066/20/2008Budget lists line items of EOPSS spending for 2007.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFBureau of Justice AssistanceFusion Center Guidelines: Executive Summary8/1/20059/26/2005Document gives overview of what Fusion Centers should do, and how they should be composed and operate.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | Justice DepartmentDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFCommonwealth of MA/RaytheonCommonwealth of MA Terms and Conditions, Raytheon Contract5/4/20059/26/2005Document spells out state's terms and conditions of Raytheon's contract with Commonwealth of MA.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFDept. of Homeland SecurityIntelligence and Information Sharing Initiative: Homeland Security Intelligence and Information Fusion4/28/20059/26/2005Report on how and why law enforcement agencies must approach intelligence and information fusion.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | ODNIDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept.of State Police/EOPSSInterdepartmental Service Agreement Form4/21/20059/26/2005Interdepartmental Service Agreement form spelling out how MSP will use Homeland Security grant: on CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSSInterdepartmental Service Agreement: Anticipatory Budget FY 2005, 20064/15/20059/26/2005Document lists the anticipated State Homeland Security Grants for 2005 and 2006Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSSInterdepartmental Service Agreement: Anticipatory Budget FY 2005, 20064/15/20059/26/2005Document lists the anticipated State Homeland Security Grants for 2005 and 2006Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept.of State Police/EOPSSInterdepartmental Service Agreement: Anticipated Budget 05-064/15/20059/26/2005Interdepartmental Service Agreement Anticipated Budget provides Homeland Security grant numbers for 2005 and 2006.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept.of State Police/EOPSSLetter to EOPSS re: FY04 Homeland Security Grand ($1,635,480.00)4/11/20059/26/2005Letter from State Police to EOPSS stating that Homeland Security Grant will be used for the CFC; attaches Interdepartmental Service Agreement.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSS, Dept. of State PoliceLetter from EOPSS to Dept. State Police re: Amended FFY 2004 funding for Fusion Center4/6/20059/26/2005Letter details amendments to CFC funding for FY2004.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSS, Dept. of State PoliceLetter from EOPSS to Dept. State Police re: Amended FFY 2005 funding for Fusion Center4/6/20059/26/2005Letter details amendments to CFC funding for FY2005.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFMA Dept.of State Police/EOPSSDept. of State Police Counter Terrorism Unit's Operational Budget for FY05 and FY067/16/20049/26/2005Dept. of State Police Counter Terrorism Unit's Operational Budget for FY05 and FY06Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSSCommonwealth of MA State Homeland Security Strategy 20042/6/20049/26/2005MA State Homeland Security Strategy spells out plans for adaptation of "all-hazards" approach.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | ODNIDocument
4 October 2003 JTTFAttachmentPDFBoston PD, FBI, JTTFLetter from BPD to FBI attaching MOA and Reimbursement Agreement6/2/200311/12/2003Letter from BPD to FBI attaching MOA and Reimbursement AgreementFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
4 October 2003 JTTFAttachmentPDFBoston PD, FBI, JTTFReimbursement Agreement between the FBI and Boston Police Department5/29/200311/12/2003Reimbursement agreement between the FBI and BPD spells out how JTTF expenses will be divided between the agencies.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
4 October 2003 JTTFAttachmentPDFBoston PD, FBI, JTTFBoston Joint Terrorism Task Force Memorandum of Agreement5/22/200311/12/2003Memorandum of Agreement between the FBI and BPD re: JTTFFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
4 October 2003 JTTFAttachmentPDFBoston PD, FBI, JTTFBoston Joint Terrorism Task Force Memorandum of Agreement, other version12/19/200211/12/2003Memorandum of Agreement between the FBI and BPD re: JTTFFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
15 Boston PoliceAttachmentPDFBoston PoliceISE-SAR Privacy, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Protection Policy-3/2/2010Outlines BRIC's ISE-SAR privacy and civil liberties policies.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | Suspicious Activity ReportingDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFCCFC Brochure page 2-6/20/2008CFC Brochure Page 2Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFCCFC Brochure-6/20/2008CFC Brochure inside. Contains information about general mission, analytic tools, etc.Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFCAppendix 1: Fusion Center Inputs-6/20/2008Lists data inputs received at the CFC, including data type (credit info, pilot licenses, etc.), coverage (state or national) and source (Autotrack, FINCEN, etc.).Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFCCFC List of Projects for Partners-6/20/2008Lists CFC partners (i.e. Inter-Utilites Task Force, Department of Correction, Northeastern University, etc.) and reason for contact.Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFCFC/EOPSSFusion Center Overview-6/20/2008Basic overview of CFC. Appears to have been printed off of EOPSS website.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSAnnotated Laws of Massachusetts, C. 22C-6/20/2008Photocopy of the page in the annotated laws of MA describing the function of the CFC.Fusion CentersDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSThe General Laws of Massachusetts, C. 22C Section 38: Criminal Information Section; duties and functions-6/20/2008Text of the law governing the Criminal Information SEction of the Department of State Police.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSExecutive Order No. 476: Designating the Commonwealth Fusion Center as the Commonwealth's Principal Center for Information Collection and Dissemination-6/20/2008Executive order issued by Mitt Romney establishing the CFC. Also included are documents related to the CFC's operation, including the brochure.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSPrivacy Working Group-10/1/2008Email from Greg Massing, Counsel for EOPSS, to ACLU-MA. He attaches a list of outside participants in the Privacy Working Group.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSPrivacy Working Group Members-10/1/2008List of participants in the PWG, and short descriptions of outside participants.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
14 Further InformationAttachmentPDFEOPSSMemo Establishing Privacy Working Group-10/1/2008Memo establishes the Privacy Working Group of the Secretary of Public Safety and SecurityFusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 1AttachmentPDFCFC/EOPSSAttachment 1: Table of Databases Accessed by CFC-6/20/2007Document lists the databases accessible to CFC users and contains short descriptions of each database.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Original doc broken down into 6 pdfs. Part 1.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Part 2.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Part 3.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Part 4.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Part 5.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 2AttachmentPDFCFCAttachment 2: Crime in Massachusetts 2002/2006; Commonwealth Fusion Center Crime Reporting Unit-6/20/2007Document contains hundreds of pages of crime statistics from every city and town in MA. Each page shows stats for one city or town. Part 6.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Berkely PDMOU between the Berkley Local Police Department and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the BLPD and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Boston Police Tactical Intel CenterMOU between the Boston Police Tactical Intelligence Center and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Boston Police Tactical Intelligence Center and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Brookline PDMOU between the Brookline Police Department and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Brookline PD and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Brookline PDMOU between the Brookline Police Department and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Brookline PD and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Commonwealth ITDMOU between the Commonwealth's ITD and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Commonwealth's ITD and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA Aeronautics CommissionMOU between the MA Aeronautics Commission and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Aeronautics Commission and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA Chiefs of Police AssociationMOU between the MA Chiefs of Police Association and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Chiefs of Police Association and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA Department of Fire ServicesMOU between the MA Department of Fire Services and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Department of Fire Services and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Ma Department of Public HealthMOU between the MA Department of Public Health and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Department of Public Health and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Ma Department of Public HealthMOU between the MA Department of Public Health and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Department of Public Health and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA Department of CorrectionsMOU between the MA Department of Corrections and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Department of Corrections and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA National Guard Counter-Drug Support OperationsMOU between the MA National Guard Counter-Drug Support Operations and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA National Guard Counter-Drug Support Operations and the CFC.Fusion Centers | Defense DepartmentDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Maine State PoliceMOU between the Maine State Police and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Maine State Police and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MBTA Transit PoliceMOU between the MBTA Transit Police and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MBTA Transit Police and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/MA Emergency Management AgencyMOU between the MA Emergency Management Agency and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the MA Emergency Management Agency and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/New Hampshire State PoliceMOU between the New Hampshire State Police and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the New Hampshire State Police and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/New Jersey State PoliceMOU between the New Jersey State Police and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the New Jersey State Police and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Rhode Island Regional Operations and Intelligence CenterMOU between the Rhode Island Regional Operations and Intelligence Center and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Rhode Island Regional Operations and Intelligence Center and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/Upstate NY Regional Intelligence CenterMOU between the Upstate NY Regional Intelligence Center and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the Upstate NY Regional Intelligence Center and the CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFMSP/FBI/Boston JTTFMOA between the Massachusetts State Police and FBI concerning Boston JTTF operation-6/20/2007Document describes the operation of the JTTF and the related, official relationship between the MSP and FBI.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFMSP/FBI/Boston JTTFMOA between the Massachusetts State Police and FBI concerning Boston JTTF operation-6/20/2007Document describes the operation of the JTTF and the related, official relationship between the MSP and FBI.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFMSP/FBI/Boston JTTFReimbursement Agreement between Massachusetts State Police and FBI-6/20/2007Document lays out budget reimbursement information governing the Boston JTTF between the MSP and FBI.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIDocument
Attachment 3AttachmentPDFCFC/NSTARMOA between NSTAR Electric & Gas Corporation and CFC-6/20/2007Document describes the official relationship between the NSTAR Electric & Gas Corporation and the CFC.Fusion Centers | Suspicious Activity ReportingDocument
Attachment 4AttachmentPDFCFCBiotechnology Conference Contacts-6/20/2007Document lists private and public sector contacts for a biotechnology conference.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 4AttachmentPDFCFCDocuments related to the Geospatial Intelligence Section, CFC-6/20/2007Document describes mission and operations of GIS and provides a list of partners, including cities and towns and private entities.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 4AttachmentPDFCFCCFC GIS Products-6/20/2007Document lists private and public sector partners in GIS project and notes nature of cooperation.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 4AttachmentPDFCFCAppendix 2: Fusion Center Data-Sharing Agreements-6/20/2007Document lists agencies with which it has data-sharing agreements and provides notes where applicable.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 4AttachmentPDFCFCCFC List of Projects for Partners-6/20/2007Document lists partners in private and public sector and reasons for contact.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument
Attachment 5AttachmentPDFCFCCommonwealth Fusion Center Tip Line Calls 2005-6/20/2007Document shows the number of times the tip line was called in 2005. It provides no other information about the calls or follow up on the tips.Fusion CentersDocument
10 EOPSS Request 2005AttachmentsPDFEOPSSAdmin. Provisions-9/26/2005Document lists administrative provisions for the Fiscal Year 2004 re: Homeland Security Preparedness Training Program. Budget related.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementDocument

Agency Correspondence

FOIA Request Material Type File Agency Title of Record Date of Record Date Released by Government Description of Record Tag Info Document Type
18 TSAAgency CorrespondencePDFTSAResponse to FOIA.Sep 1, 2010-Denies expedited processing and assigns case number TSA 10-0435 Agency Correspondence
18 TSAAgency CorrespondencePDFTSAResponse to FOIA.Sep 1, 2010-Denies expedited processing and assigns case number TSA 10-0780 Agency Correspondence
18 TSAAgency CorrespondencePDFTSAResponse to FOIA.Sep 1, 2010-Denies expedited processing and assigns case number TSA 10-0783 Agency Correspondence
18 TSAAgency CorrespondencePDFTSAResponse to FOIA.Sep 1, 2010-Denies expedited processing and assigns case number TSA 10-0779 Agency Correspondence
18 TSAAgency CorrespondencePDFTSAResponse to FOIA.Sep 1, 2010-Denies expedited processing and assigns case number TSA 10-0782 Agency Correspondence
20 UASIAgency CorrespondencePDFCity of Boston - Mayor's Office of Emergency PreparednessResponse to our UASI requestJul 12, 2010-Attaches documents pursuant to our 6/9/10 request.State & Local Law EnforcementAgency Correspondence
22 DIOGAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIResponse to request to FBI re: DIOGsJul 27, 2010-Assigns request number 1151943-000State & Local Law EnforcementAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIResponse to Appeals re: 1141750, 1141752, 1141753, 1141755, and 1141758, assigns appeal numbers.4/28-29/2010-Acknowledges receipt of appeals and assigns appeal numbers.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
17 CFCAgency CorrespondencePDFEOPSS, CFCResponse to requests re: Privacy Working Group5/13/2010-Responds to our requests regarding the Privacy Working Group; attaches documents.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIRemands our appeal to the denial of documents pertaining to requests 1141763-000 through 1141771-000 for further processing.5/10/2010-Remands denial of records requests related to ATAC's relationships with MA agencies for further processing.FBI | Justice Department | Fusion CentersAgency Correspondence
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeals denial of documents pursuant to 1141762-0005/7/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeals denial of documents pursuant to 1141756-0005/7/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeal to denial of documents pertaining to request no. 1141752-0004/21/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeal to denial of documents pertaining to request no. 1141753-0004/21/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeals denial of documents pursuant to 1141750-0004/21/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeals denial of documents pursuant to 1141755-0004/21/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeals denial of documents pursuant to 1141758-0004/21/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI.Response to our appeal of the denial of documents pertinaing to requests 1141763-000 through 1141771-0004/15/2010-Acknowledges receipt of appeal.FBI | Justice Department | Fusion CentersAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIAcknowledges receipt of appeal. Assigns appeal number 2010-14654/8/2010-Acknowledges receipt of appeal.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeal to the denial of documents pertaining to requests 1141763-000 through 1141771-0003/31/2010-Appeals denial of records requests related to ATAC's relationships with MA agencies.FBI | Justice Department | Fusion CentersAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI".Response to FOIA No.: 1141756-000; Subject: JTTF/Records of Formal Structure of Information Sharing et al."3/25/2010-Denies request saying that they couldn't find documents pursuant to our request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIREsponse to FOIA No.: 1141762-000; Subject: NTJFF agreements with MA agencies3/23/2010-Denies request saying that they couldn't find documents pursuant to our request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBIAppeal to denial of documents pertaining to request no. 1141751-000 Subject: JTTF/Office Locations in New England3/23/2010-Appeals denial of records request.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIResponse to our appeal for expedited processing, request no. 10-75.3/17/2010-Grants us expedited processing in light of our 3/1/10 appeal.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIRestates our request for a fee waiver.3/2/2010-Restates our request for a fee waiver because the U.S. Attorney's response did not mention it.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIDOJ's Office of Information Policy Responds to our Appeal to the FBI's denial of our Fee Waiver request3/1/2010-The Associate Director of the OIP writes that she is remanding our request for a fee waiver, and sending the FBI notification that they must reevaluate our request. She said that we have the right to appeal if the FBI denies the fee waiver again.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIAppeals the DOJ's denial of our request for expedited processing.3/1/2010-Appeals the DOJ's 1/27/10 denial of our request for expedited processing.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI"Response to FOIA request no. 1141755-000 ; Subject: JTTF/Number of Personnel to be Present at Commonwealth Fusion Center et al."2/24/2010-Denies request citing law enforcement information records exemptions.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI"Response to FOIA No.: 1141758-000; Subject: JTTF/Budget of MA JTTF and Sources of Funding 2005-Present"2/24/2010-Denies request citing law enforcement information records exemptions.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI"Response to FOIA request no. 1141750-000; Subject: JTTF/Purpose and Organization"2/22/2010-Denies request, saying that the agency was unable to "identify responsive main file records."FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI"Response to FOIA request no. 1141752-000; Subject: JTTF/Number of FBI Personnel Assigned to JTTF"2/16/2010-Denies request citing law enforcement information records exemptions.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBI"Response to FOIA request no. 1141753-000; Subject: JTTF/Federal, State and Local Agency Participants"2/16/2010-Denies request citing law enforcement information records exemptions.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIDOJ Responds to Our Appeal2/5/2010-Denies our appeal for expedited processing; says our appeal for a fee waiver is waiting to be reviewed.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIDOJ Responds to Our Request2/5/2010-Says that they have forwarded our request to the appropriate departments.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIResponse to FOIA requests no. 1141763-00, 1141764-000, 1141765-000, 1141766-000, 1141767-000, 1141768-000, 1141769-000, 1141770-000, 1141771-000; All were related to ATAC2/2/2010-Acknowledges receipt of request, says that our questions about ATAC should be directed to DOJ.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIU.S. Attorney's Office, FOIA Unit's Response to freedom of information request1/27/2010-Acknowledges receipt of request, assigns request a case number, says it is searching for documents, and denies request for expedited processing. No mention of whether our request for fee waiver is granted.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBI, DOJ, ATAC, JTTFAppeal for expedited processing and fee waiver1/27/2010-Letter appeals the denials for expedited processing and a fee waiver.FBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBI, DOJ, ATAC, JTTFAttachments to appeal1/27/2010-Provides copies of refusal notices sent by FBIFBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIACLU CorrespondencePDFFBI, DOJ, ATAC, JTTFAttachments to appeal1/27/2010-Provides numerous newspaper and media articles related to JTTFs and Fusion CentersFBI | Justice DepartmentAppeal
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFFBIResponse to FOIA request no. 1141751-000 Subject: JTTF/Office Locations in New England1/25/2010-Denies request citing law enforcement information records exemptions.FBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIFBI's Response to freedom of information request1/12/2010-Acknowledges receipt of requests, assigns individual requests case numbers, says it is searching for documents, and denies requests for expedited processing and fee waiversFBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
16 FBIAgency CorrespondencePDFDOJ, FBIU.S. Attorney's Office Response to freedom of information request1/7/2010-Acknowledges receipt of request and says it has been forwarded to the FOIA unitFBI | Justice DepartmentAgency Correspondence
14 Further InformationAgency CorrespondencePDFEOPSSResponse to follow-up FOIA request re: CFC6/20/2008-Formal response to our 6/9/08 request asserts that EOPSS does not possess many of the documents we requested, and says they will forward to the State Police. Attaches some documents pursuant to request.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
13 Regulations Fall ShortACLU CorrespondencePDF-Letter to EOPSS advising that the ACLU is not satisfied with the oversight process at CFC and will follow up with more requests.5/2/2008-Letter advises EOPSS that the ACLU will follow up with further FOIA requests related to CFC oversight mechanisms.Fusion CentersAppeal
12 What's Wrong with Fusion CentersAgency CorrespondencePDFEOPSSLetter from EOPSS to ACLU re: criticism of CFC3/10/2008-Letter refutes the claims made by ACLU, arguing that the criticisms of fusion centers do not apply to CFC.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
11 Public Records RequestAgency CorrespondencePDFEOPSSRe: Public Records Request6/20/2007-Letter responds in detail to each request, and attaches a large number of pursuant documents. See these documents in folders labled Attachment 1 - Attachment 9.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
10 EOPSS Request 2005Agency CorrespondencePDFEOPSSAttaches documents pursuant to FOIA request9/26/2005-Letter lists a series of attachments pursuant to our FOIA request.Fusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
10 EOPSS Request 2005Agency CorrespondencePDFEOPSSEOPSS acknowledges receipt of FOIA request5/23/2005-Letter acknowledges receipt of our FOIA request and advises that they are putting together documents pursuant to requestFusion Centers | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence
9 MSP AppealACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MALetter to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with MSP and other MA police departments3/8/2004-Letter attaches copies of material the FBI sent in response to a similar request, proving that disclosure is not exempt under state or federal law.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
6 Springfield AppealAgency CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Springfield Police Department, MASpringfield responds, citing exemptions and going into further detail to defend them1/16/2004-Springfield's deputy city solicitor argues that the documents sought are exempt from disclosure under MA laws. In this letter he goes into greater detail explaining why he thinks they are exempt.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
9 MSP AppealACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with MSP and other MA police departments1/8/2004-Letter appeals refusals from MSP and various other MA police departments to provide information about their relationships with the JTTF.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
8 Appeals from 2003Agency CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Lawrence Police Department, MALowell Police Department Responds1/6/2004-Lowell Police says that they have no records pursuant to ACLU's request re: JTTF agreements.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
6 Springfield AppealAgency CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Springfield Police Department, MASpringfield responds, citing exemptions12/15/2003-Springfield's deputy city solicitor argues that the documents sought are exempt from disclosure under MA laws.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
4 October 2003 JTTFAgency CorrespondencePDFDept. of State Police, MAResponse to Public Records Request re: JTTF participation with agency12/9/2003-Denies request citing general laws exempting certain documents from disclosure.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
8 Appeals from 2003Agency CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Cambridge Police Department, MACambridge Police Department responds12/8/2003-Cambridge Police says that they have no records pursuant to ACLU's request re: JTTF agreements.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
8 Appeals from 2003Agency CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MASupervisor of Records response to ACLU appeal12/2/2003-Letter says that Supervisor of Records is reviewing the appeal and will notify ACLU of a decision when he reaches it.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
8 Appeals from 2003ACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Lowell Police Department, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with Lowell Police Department11/21/2003-Letter appeals refusal of Lowell PD to provide ACLU with documents related to LPD's relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
8 Appeals from 2003ACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, New Bedford Police Department, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with New Bedford Police Department11/21/2003-Letter appeals refusal of New Bedford PD to provide ACLU with documents related to NBPD's relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
8 Appeals from 2003ACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Lawrence Police Department, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with Lawrence Police Department11/21/2003-Letter appeals refusal of Lawrence PD to provide ACLU with documents related to LPD's relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
8 Appeals from 2003ACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Cambridge Police Department, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with Cambridge Police Department11/21/2003-Letter appeals refusal of Cambridge PD to provide ACLU with documents related to CPD's relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
7 UMASS AppealACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MAACLU appeals UMASS' refusal to provide documents re: JTTF11/18/2003-Appeal asks that the Supervisor of Public Records force UMASS to release documents related to campus police involvement with JTTF.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
6 Springfield AppealACLU CorrespondencePDFSecretary of State, MA, Springfield Police Department, MAAppeal to Supervisor of Records re: denial of materials related to JTTF agreements with Cambridge Police Department11/18/2003-Letter appeals refusal of Springfield PD to provide ACLU with documents related to SPD's relationship with JTTF, if any exists.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
4 October 2003 JTTFAgency CorrespondencePDFFall Revier PDResponse to Public Records Request re: JTTF participation with agency11/17/2003-Denies request saying that they do not possess relevant documents.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
6 Springfield AppealAgency CorrespondencePDFSpringfield, MASpringfield responds, citing exemptions11/12/2003-Springfield's deputy city solicitor argues that the documents sought are exempt from disclosure under MA laws.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
4 October 2003 JTTFAgency CorrespondencePDFWorcester PDResponse to Public Records Request re: JTTF participation with agency11/12/2003-Denies request saying that they do not possess relevant documents.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
4 October 2003 JTTFAgency CorrespondencePDFBoston PDResponse to Public Records Request re: JTTF participation with agency11/12/2003-Attaches documents we requested. See below.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
5 UMASS LombardiAgency CorrespondencePDFUMASSResponse to Public Records Request re: JTTF participation w/campus police9/13/2003-Declines to produce requested records, citing MA general laws providing for exemptions from public disclosure. Says the FBI prohibits release of documents.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
2 UMASS Officer FlandersAgency CorrespondencePDFUMASS, FBIResponse to request to FBI seeking documents related to JTTF activity at UMASS12/26/2002-Says that FBI will not release documents about the individual security officer in question unless the ACLU has officer's permission; attaches permission waiver.Fusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAgency Correspondence
3 UMASS Valley AdvocateACLU CorrespondencePDFUMASS, FBIFollow up requesting confirmation of expedited processing12/9/2002-Follow up requesting confirmation of expedited processingFusion Centers | State & Local Enforcement | FBIAppeal
1 1997 Request BPD MSPAgency CorrespondencePDFDept. of State Police, MAResponse to request seeking documents related to MSP involvement with FBI2/10/1997-Says MSP does not have records pursuant to request.FBI | State & Local EnforcementAgency Correspondence

Notes:
EOPSS: Executive Office of Public Safety and Security, MA