Police Use-of-Force 100% open

Portland, OR

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 Updated quarterly
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, HTML
findable 3
findable_steps Google "portland police use of force data"
licence_url https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/76875
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Portland Police Bureau
characteristics Date, Type or description of force used, Reason for use of force
location https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/76875 - City of Portland, OR

Meta data

Data location   https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/76875 - City of Portland, OR
Data licence   https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/76875
Data format   CSV, HTML
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Thu Jun 11 2020 20:46:05 GMT+0000 (UTC)