FOIA Number: CA-SHASTA-23-0450

In the Documents: Election Denial in Shasta County, Calif.

October 6, 2023
Records obtained by American Oversight and reported on by the Redding Record Searchlight shed light on Shasta County officials’ connections to prominent election deniers — and raise questions about investigations undertaken by the sheriff’s office.

Withheld Records Response from Shasta County, Calif., Regarding Communications with Prominent Election Deniers

May 18, 2023
Shasta County, Calif., Sheriff’s Office withheld records responsive to American Oversight’s request for records related to communications with prominent election deniers. The office stated that the requested records would not be released because they are “an intrinsic part of an individual confidential law enforcement investigative files.”

Records Request to Shasta County, Calif., Sheriff’s Office Seeking Communications with External Entities

May 10, 2023
Records request to the Shasta County, Calif., Sheriff's Office seeking communications with external entities.