Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The record: A report listing the Wichita Police Department's goals through 2011.
Why you'd want it: To learn more about the department's priorities.
Where you get the records: From the city's Web site, www.wichita.gov. Click on the "Police Department" link under the "City Offices" menu, then on "2007-2011 Strategic Agenda Goals." Or go directly to http://bit.ly/baSs3V.
How much it will cost: The report is free.