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August 30, 2005

Mr. Steven D. Monté
Assistant City Attorney
City of Dallas
1400 S. Lamar St., 1st Floor
Dallas, Texas 75215


Re: Request for six incident reports

Dear Mr. Monté:

The Office of the Attorney General has received your request for a ruling and assigned your request ID# 235047.

After reviewing your arguments and the submitted information, we have determined that your request does not present a novel or complex issue. Thus, we are addressing your claims in a memorandum opinion. You claim that the submitted information may be withheld from the requestor pursuant to section 552.108(a)(1) of the Government Code. We have considered your arguments and the submitted information and have determined that in accordance with section 552.108(a)(1) you may withhold the submitted information. However, you must release the basic information, except for the arrestee's social security number, which is confidential under section 552.147 of the Government Code.

For more information on the cited exception, as well as information on the rights and obligations of governmental bodies and requestors, please refer to open government information contained on the Office of the Attorney General website at You may also contact our Open Government Hotline at 1-877-OPENTEX.

Enc: Submitted documents

cc: Mr. Fred Carrington
1219 Saw Sawi Trail
Desoto, Texas 75115
(w/o enclosures)


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