Police Use-of-Force 100% open

Las Vegas, NV

What data is expected?

The Police Data Initiative defines use of force as “the means of compelling compliance or overcoming resistance to an officer’s command(s) in order to protect life or property or to take a person into custody.” Use-of-force data should include data, location, a description or type of forced used, and a reason for use of force.This data is crucial for police accountability. (More info)

  • Date
  • Location
  • Type or description of force used
  • Reason for use of force

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed Yes
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, RDF, TSV, XLS, XML RSS and Odata feeds available
findable 4
findable_steps Navigate to https://opendata.lasvegasnevada.gov/ and click the 'Open Data' tile. In the search bar type in 'Use of Force.' Click on the 'City of Las Vegas Public Safety Use of Force' to view the data.
licence_url https://opendata.lasvegasnevada.gov/dataset/Open-Data-P
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name City of Las Vegas
characteristics Date, Location, Type or description of force used, Reason for use of force
location https://opendata.lasvegasnevada.gov/browse?q=City%20of% -

Meta data

Data locationhttps://opendata.lasvegasnevada.gov/browse?q=City%20of%
Data licence   https://opendata.lasvegasnevada.gov/dataset/Open-Data-P
Data format   CSV, RDF, TSV, XLS, XML
Reviewer   Nichole Mali
Submitters   Nichole Mali
Last modified   Fri Oct 19 2018 00:12:02 GMT+0000 (UTC)