Bonham, Fannin County, Texas
Public Records Requests
The best way to access open records information is to put your request in writing. An agency can require a written request before being required to respond to the request or ask for a Texas Attorney's General opinion.
How Do I Submit A Request?
For open records requests for accidents and offense reports that happened in the City of Bonham, either mail or stop by in person at the following address:Bonham Police Department
301 E. 5th St.
Bonham, TX 75418-4002
Open Records On Convicted Sex Offenders
If you are requesting information on convicted sex offenders living or working within a certain area you must list the street name and block number.
NOTE: Be aware that convicted sex offenders did not have to register with authorities until the passing of the "Ashley" Laws. Any request made prior to September 1995, the year that the law went into effect, will not be accessible.
(Note: Records request by arrested suspects will be referred to the District Attorney's Office)
Open Records requests for the City of Bonham should be submitted in writing to:Bill Shipp
City of Bonham
514 Chestnut St.
Bonham, TX 75418-3738
Processing costs are assessed by government agencies by law. The costs are dependent on the number of pages of the requested information and/or the number of personnel hours required to gather the requested information, this is on a per incident basis.
The exceptions to the Open Records Act regarding law enforcement are as follows: