Other (indicate in message) Submitted: July 2, 2024 | Updated: July 2, 2024

[See Editor’s Note] (July 2024) Submission related to Gaston County, NC “Constitutional Oath and surety bond” for Officer and District Attorney

Date sent in to Sunshine: 07/2/24

Original Subject:
July 2024 Request for copy of North Carolina Constitutional Oath and surety bond for Travis Page and Michael Dodd

Original Message:
Please reply promptly to the following public records request, which I’m making in accordance with NC Public Records Law. https://www.ncleg.net/enactedlegislation/statutes/html/bychapter/chapter_132.html

** I’m simply requesting an electronic copy of an electronic record, if one exists. I’m NOT asking for the opportunity to come in person to “inspect”, nor to obtain a printed copy of, this electronic record. I’m requesting explicitly that any responsive info be provided to me via the electronic medium / electronic format (in which the copy of this record already exists). If you are unable to fulfill any or all parts of this request, please specifically cite where a reason for denial is justified under NC Public Records Law. **

Please provide the electronic copy of the current Oath of Office and Surety Bond (or the Surety Liability Insurance Policy) for Travis Page [Office of District Attorney, 325 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way Suite 2003 Gastonia, NC 28052].

Please provide the electronic copy of the current Oath of Office and Surety Bond (or the Surety Liability Insurance Policy) for Michael Dodd Gaston County Police Department 420 W Franklin Blvd Gastonia, NC 28052].

It is [REDACTED].


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Start Date / End Date:
July 02, 2024 - July 16, 2024

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Editor’s Note 07/02/24: The submission above has been marked as “Completed”.

– On June 10, 2024 we completed a request related to “… Gaston County Police Officer Michael Dodd’s Oath of Office and Surety Bond.”  We review any info given to us from entities to determine if it satisfies the initial request. We make no claim as to the veracity of records / responses we receive from Entities. If you have reason to believe that Gaston County has improperly disclosed (or is not disclosing) all available public records in accordance with NC Public Records Law, we encourage you to reach out to them directly:

https://www.sunshinerequest.com/records_request/may-2024-request-for-gaston-county-nc-police-department-related-to-oath-of-office-and-surety-bond/

– We submitted the following request to Gaston County (and two of Travis’ email addresses) on May 20, 2024. It is related to the “… electronic copy of the current Oath of Office and Surety Bond (or the Surety Liability Insurance Policy) for Travis Page [Office of District Attorney, 325 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way Suite 2003 Gastonia, NC 28052].”

https://www.sunshinerequest.com/records_request/may-2024-request-for-gaston-county-nc-government-current-oath-of-office-and-surety-bond-for-the-district-attorney/

After some back and forth, in June Dandria Bailey (Gaston County) advised that the request was “… forwarded to the District Attorney’s Office. Because Travis Page is not a Gaston County Government employee, we do not have those records.”  We have been exchanging emails with Melissa D. Pollard (Assistant CSC) since June 13, and are still actively working to get a response. The request has not yet been completed.

Our next scheduled follow up will be on 07/08. At whatever point the request has been marked as “Completed”, if the sender would like revise and submit a new request through our website they are encouraged to do so.

Please note. Currently, we have 3 records requests that are still open with Gaston County Gov or Gaston County Clerk of Superior Court. If you would like to see the status or results of a “published” or a “completed” request related to “Gaston” you can do so via the View All Requests page on our website, which includes a Search function.


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Status: Completed

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  • July 2, 2024 5:51 pm

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