Police Use-of-Force 33% open

San Francisco, 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 No
Available in bulk No
Up-to-date No
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format only available in pdf
findable 1
findable_steps 1. google "sf use of force data" 2. go to search result two "Use of Force Documents" 3. Click "Use of Force Data Details Summary 2017" 4. Scroll down to "2. Use of Force Data"
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name San Francisco Police
characteristics Date, Location, Type or description of force used
location href="https://sanfranciscopolice.org/doj-collaborative-reform-eswg-meetings-2017" https://sanfranciscopolice.org/doj-collaborative-reform">rel="nofollow">https://sanfranciscopolice.org/doj-collaborative-reform - Scroll to "Use of Force Data Details Summary 2017" and look at each pdf

Meta data

Data location   https://sanfranciscopolice.org/doj-collaborative-reform - Scroll to "Use of Force Data Details Summary 2017" and look at each pdf
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Sat Mar 03 2018 22:44:14 GMT+0000 (UTC)