Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Rights and Responsibilities
Where to send a FOIA Request or questions regarding FOIA:
Ashland Police Department FOIA Officer: Chip Watts 601 England Street Ashland, VA 23005 Telephone: 804-798-1227 Fax: 804-798-8739 E-mail:FOIA@ashlandpolice.us The Ashland Police Department maintains records that deal with day to day operations of the agency. Those day to day records include, but are not limited to: 1) FR-300 (accident reports for those involved or financially interested parties); 2) Traffic Citations; 3) Certain Incident Reports;
4) Limited information Regarding Criminal Arrests. Any individual can request information. A request for records can be made by U.S. Mail, fax, e-mail, in person, or over the phone. FOIA does not require that your request be in writing, nor do you need to specifically state that you are requesting records under FOIA. If you would like to make a FOIA request in writing, a form can be downloaded by clicking here.
For APD’s Crime Statistics mapping feature providing information for incidents in Ashland, clickhere.