Request #18-5764

Case Files


October 7, 2018 via email


Albuquerque Police Department


Vincent Rodriguez






Point of Contact

Nyvia Barraza

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Dear Mr. Schwanitz


My office will close out your public records request dated October 7, 2018 (identified as #18-5764), which sought copies of the following records:


  1. All police reports, all accident reports
  2. All 911 calls, all radio dispatch calls, all photos
  3. All surveillance video, lapel camera video, dash-cam video and witness videos and any other video tagged into evidence.
  4. All Recorded interviews. 


We cannot permit inspection of these records because they are exempt from disclosure for the following reasons under the Inspection of Public Records Act: including NMSA 1978, § 14-2-1A)(4) (confidential law enforcement records); § 14-2-1(A)(8) (otherwise provided by law). If made public the requested records would seriously interfere with the effectiveness of a criminal investigation or prosecution. Additionally, if produced those records might unfairly cast suspicion on or invade the privacy of an individual accused but not indicted for an alleged criminal offense. Right now my office is unsure how long we will continue to maintain this exemption, however, you are welcome to submit a new public records request for the same records at a later date. Additionally, you are also welcome to call my office and ask for an update on this investigation or submit an oral public records request.


My office will close out your request. Please let me know if you have any questions. 




Nyvia Barraza

APD Records Custodian/Records Supervisor

400 Roma Avenue NW, Alb., NM 87102

Office (505) 768-2137

Cell (505)-980-4944



October 15, 2018, 9:54am
Department Assignment Public
Albuquerque Police Department
October 8, 2018, 5:33pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via email
October 8, 2018, 5:33pm