Freedom of Information Act and Request
A Brief History of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
Act 442 of 1976
If you wish to receive a copy of a police report, you must fill out the accompanying Freedom of Information Form, sign it, and turn it into the Marshall police Department. Once you have completed the form, you may scan it and email it to the Marshall Police Department. Please email it to:
If you prefer, you can mail it via USPS to the Marshall Police Department at 323 W. Michigan Avenue, Marshall, Michigan, 49068. Too, you may bring the form to us in person.
Once we receive the FOIA, provided the report is completed, we will, within five (5) working days* of the receipt of the FOIA, provide you with the copy of the report at no charge.
How to Get a Copy of an Accident Report
If you have been involved in a personal injury or property damage accident with a vehicle, go to www.docview.us.com to obtain a copy of your Accident Report.
NOTICE EXTENDING TIME FOR RESPONSE TO REQUEST FOR A PUBLIC RECORD
NOTICE EXTENDING TIME FOR RESPONSE
TO REQUEST FOR A PUBLIC RECORD
This is in response to your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request dated (date received).
The Marshall Police Department exercises its right under section 5(2)(d) of the FOIA to extend the time period for its response for not more than ten additional business days due to (insert reasons for extension).
The Marshall Police Department will respond to your request as soon as possible, but in any event no later than (state the date or 10 additional business days).
Marshall Police Department