Police Use-of-Force 72% open

Oakland, CA

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 No
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format
findable 3
findable_steps On the city of Oakland Website, http://www2.oaklandnet.com, search for Police Department Data
licence_url https://localwiki.org/oakland/Open_Data_Policy
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name Police Department Oakland
characteristics Date, Location, Type or description of force used, Reason for use of force
location href="http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/useofforce/index.htm" http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/useo">rel="nofollow">http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/useo - Use of Force in the Oakland Police Department, href="http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/index.htm" http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/inde">rel="nofollow">http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/inde - Police Data

Meta data

Data location   http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/useo - Use of Force in the Oakland Police Department
   http://www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/OPD/a/data/inde - Police Data
Data licence   https://localwiki.org/oakland/Open_Data_Policy
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Sat Mar 03 2018 20:21:24 GMT+0000 (UTC)