For questions regarding our determinations, visit the www.fbi.gov/foia website under “Contact Us.”
The FOIPA Request Number listed above has been assigned to your request. Please use this number in all
correspondence concerning your request. Your patience is appreciated.
You may file an appeal by writing to the Director, Office of Information Policy (OIP), United States
Department of Justice, Suite 11050, 1425 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20530-0001, or you
may submit an appeal through OIP's FOIAonline portal by creating an account on the following web
site: https://foiaonline.regulations.gov/foia/action/public/home. Your appeal must be postmarked or electronically
transmitted within ninety (90) days from the date of this letter in order to be considered timely. If you submit your
appeal by mail, both the letter and the envelope should be clearly marked “Freedom of Information Act Appeal.”
Please cite the FOIPA Request Number assigned to your request so that it may be easily identified.
You may seek dispute resolution services by contacting the Office of Government Information Services
(OGIS) at 877-684-6448, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you may contact the FBI’s FOIA Public Liaison
by emailing email@example.com. If you submit your dispute resolution correspondence by email, the subject
heading should clearly state “Dispute Resolution Services.” Please also cite the FOIPA Request Number assigned to
your request so that it may be easily identified.
The enclosed material is from the main investigative file(s) in which the subject(s) of your request was the
focus of the investigation. Our search located additional references, in files relating to other individuals, or matters,
which may or may not be about your subject(s). Our experience has shown when ident, references usually contain
information similar to the information processed in the main file(s). Because of our significant backlog, we have
given priority to processing o