Right to Know Policy

Availability

Pennsylvania Right to Know Law Public records will be available for inspection and copying at the Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department during normal business hours.

View the Right to Know Policy (PDF).

Submitting a Request

Please submit a completed Records Request form (PDF) to the Lower Pottsgrove Township Open Records Officer:

Edward Wagner
Lower Pottsgrove Township Open Records Officer
Lower Pottsgrove Township
2199 Buchert Road
Pottstown, PA 19464

Chief Michael A. Foltz
Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Open Records Officer
Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department
2199 Buchert Road
Pottstown, PA 19464

Fees for the copies may be charged at the rate specified in Lower Pottsgrove Twp. Resolution# 453-P (12/18/2017).

Denial Appeals

All appeals of right to know law denials must be submitted in writing to:

Right to Know Appeals Officer
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
P.O. Box 311
Norristown, PA 19404

Additional Information

Additional information regarding the right to know law and records request may be obtained by contracting the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records as follows:

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of Open Records
333 Market Street, 16th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234
Phone: 717-346-9903
Fax: 717-425-5343
Email Open Records

Exemptions

Under the Right-to-Know Law, investigative reports are exempted from the definition of a public record, therefore any such request will be denied.

Criminal History

Criminal history information is not accessible under the Right-to-Know Law, but may be obtained through the submission of a Request for Criminal History, Form SP 4-164 (PDF), which is available on the Pennsylvania State Police website.

The Lower Pottsgrove Township Police do not possess or retain investigative or administrative information for other state or local agencies, therefore such requests will be denied.