Police Use-of-Force 100% open

Indianapolis/Marion County, IN

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, GeoJSON, JSON
findable 2
findable_steps Google "Indianapolis police use of force data"
licence_url http://cdn.indy.gov/dataindy/disclaimer.html
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
characteristics Date, Location, Type or description of force used, Reason for use of force
location http://data.indy.gov/datasets/be9ec4331d0242c6994a25607 - OpenIndy

Meta data

Data location   http://data.indy.gov/datasets/be9ec4331d0242c6994a25607 - OpenIndy
Data licence   http://cdn.indy.gov/dataindy/disclaimer.html
Data format   CSV, GeoJSON, JSON
Reviewer   anonymous
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Jun 10 2020 20:40:29 GMT+0000 (UTC)