"It is a valid concern when you're procuring equipment for security needs," says Lindy Eichenbaum Lent, spokeswoman for Mayor John Hickenlooper. "To describe the details of that in advance poses an obvious risk that we're not going subject our community to, nor are we required to do so."
Wednesday, April 23, 2008
Mayor's Office: No release of police-gear info
Colorado Confidential got a statement from the mayor's office on the denial of their open records request for the police to disclose what equipment they were buying in advance of the Democratic National Convention. Former Try-Works hanger-on Erin Rosa quotes a Hickenlooper spokesperson: