Do police departments offer online access to the department's daily activity log?


Quick Answer

Major universities, such as Harvard University and the University of Minnesota, provide viewable daily activity logs of their police departments in accordance to the Clery Act. Federal departments also post daily activities as mandated by the Freedom of Information Act, according to the Reporter's Committee for Freedom of the Press.

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The public police log prepared by police departments at Harvard University and the University of Minnesota are available as PDF files at their respective websites. Users can view the files using Adobe Acrobat Reader or download them to a device. Other police departments, such as the Sacramento Police Department, provide daily activity logs that are searchable through an interactive calendar.

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