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Alabama Public Records Law Request Form

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Alabama

Public Records Law Request Form

alabama.gov

Overview:

According to the Alabama Public Records Law, all citizens of Alabama have a right to access public records. They may make copies of these records unless otherwise specified. This is a template form for requesting public records in Alabama under the Alabama Public Records Law.

Name of State Act:

Public Records Law

  • Exemptions:

    Banking, juvenile court, hospital reports, probation reports, identification of people with medicaid, reports of suspected diseases, tax statements, financial statements

  • Response Time:

    Unspecified

  • Restrictions

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Alabama Public Records Law Request Form

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Are police reports and arrest records public information?

Police reports and arrest records except for confidential information or information that is part of an on-going investigation would be public record. For example, a victim's name and address or the name of a minor who has been arrested would be blocked out and could not be viewed on the police report or arrest record.

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