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John Cornyn

January 28, 1999

Ms. Pavala Hall
Assistant City Attorney
Criminal Law & Police Division
Office of the City Attorney
Municipal Building
Dallas, Texas 75201


Dear Ms. Hall:

You ask whether certain information is subject to required public disclosure under chapter 552 of the Government Code. Your request was assigned ID# 121499.

The Dallas Police Department received a request for all police calls dispatched to 3415 E. Perryton Drive from September 1996 through May 1998. You indicate that portions of the requested service call sheets are excepted from required public disclosure by section 552.101 of the Government Code.

We believe that a prior ruling, Open Records Letter No. 98-2551 (1998), answers your question concerning originating telephone numbers and addresses on 911 call reports. You may rely upon Open Records Letter No. 98- 2551 (1998) (enclosed) as a previous determination on this issue under section 552.301 of the Government Code, and thus, need not ask this office again for a decision concerning these types of records.

If you have any questions about this ruling, please contact our office.

Yours very truly,

Don Ballard
Assistant Attorney General
Open Records Division


Ref: ID# 121499

Enclosures: Submitted documents

cc: Ms. Yolanda Moses
Moses & Moses Investigations
P.O. Box 28072
Dallas, Texas 75228

(w/Open Records Letter No. 98- 2551 (1998))


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