Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2013
Request: We received a request from a police officer to remove two news articles from search results about a police shooting of a young man.
Outcome: We did not remove content in response to this request because we were unable to precisely identify the offending content in the articles.
Removal requests from July to December 2013
Total removal requests received: 19
Total items requested for removal: 20
Compliance rates in July to December 2013
Google’s compliance rate for requests which include a court order: 50%
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 22%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2013
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Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.