New use-of-force data are published quarterly, on the last Mondays of January, April, July, and October. Once published, the data are updated daily. A CSV file containing all public data is available for download using the link below. The file contains following data elements:

Data Element Description
Agency ORI The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Originating Agency Identifier (ORI) is a unique, nine-character number that identifies each reporting agency
Agency Name Name of the reporting agency
Incident Number A unique case number assigned by a law enforcement agency to identify a particular incident
Incident Date Date the incident occurred
Incident Time Time the incident occurred
Incident Resulted In The consequence or result of a law enforcement incident
Location Type Type of location where incident occurred
Incident Address 1 The first line of address information is used to indicate where incident occurred
Incident Address 2 The second line of address information is used to indicate where incident occurred
Incident City The city where incident occurred
Incident State The state where incident occurred
Incident Zip Zip code or other postal code associated with the address
Incident Latitude Latitude coordinates where incident occurred
Incident Longitude Longitude coordinates where incident occurred
Initial Contact Reason The reason for the initial contact with the subject
Offense Code1 Most serious offense committed by the subject prior to or at the time of the incident
Offense Code2 Most serious offense committed by the subject prior to or at the time of the incident
Offense Code3 Most serious offense committed by the subject prior to or at the time of the incidents
Officer Ambushed Indicates if a law enforcement officer was ambushed
Officer Approach Subject Indicates if a law enforcement officer moved toward the subject
Senior Officer Present Indicates if a senior officer was present or consulted prior to when force was used in the incident
Other Agency ORI The unique, nine-character National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Originating Agency Identifier (ORI) number that identifies each assisting agency
Other Agency Name Name of the assisting agency
Other Incident Number A unique case number assigned by an assisting law enforcement agency to identify a particular incident
Total Number of Subject Used to indicate the total number of subjects involved in use-of-force
Subject Threat Directed At Used to indicate who the subject threat was perceived to be directed at - the officer, another party or both
Subject Armed or Believed to be Armed Indicates whether the subject was armed or believed to be armed with a weapon other than hands, fists or feet
Subject Resisted Indicates whether the subject resisted law enforcement during the incident
Subject Resistance Type Indicates how a subject resisted law enforcement during an incident
Subject Force Type The type/s of force used by law enforcement against the subject
Total Officers Involved Total number of law enforcement officers who applied force during the incident
Agency Officers Involved Total number of officers from the reporting agency who used force during the incident
Officer Identifiable Indicates whether the officer was readily identifiable by clothing or insignia during the incident
Officer On Duty Indicates whether the law enforcement officer was on duty at the time of the incident
Officer Shots Fired Used to indicate if the law enforcement officer discharged a firearm at or in the direction of a person during the incident
LEOKA Incident Number A unique case number assigned by a law enforcement agency to identify a particular LEOKA (law enforcement officer killed or assaulted) incident