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NYPD Use of Force Incidents

NYPD Use of Force Incidents

Dataset containing information related to Force Incidents involving NYPD Members of Service.

The Threat, Resistance, or Injury (TRI) Report is the primary means by which the NYPD records use of force incidents. All reportable instances of force – whether used by a member of the Department, or against the member – are recorded on a TRI Report. Data provided here are a result of the information captured on TRI Reports. Each record corresponds to an incident where a member of service used force. The data can be used to explore the various categories of force incidents and when and in which precinct they occurred. The data is used to populate the public facing Force Dashboard (


NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
Incident Pctincident_pctincident_pctNumberNYPD Precinct in which incident occurred
Patrol Boroughpatrol_boroughpatrol_boroughTextNYPD Patrol Borough in which incident occurred. Please refer to data dictionary for details.
Occurrence Dateoccurrence_dateoccurrence_dateCalendar dateDate incident occurred
TRI Incident Numbertri_incident_numbertri_incident_numberTextInternal identifier for each report number
BasisForEncounterbasisforencounterbasisforencounterTextCircumstances leading up to the incident
YearMonthShortyearmonthshortyearmonthshortTextYear and Month of incident for charting
ForceTypeforcetypeforcetypeTextCategory of Type of force: Electrical Weapon; Firearm Impact; Weapon OC Spray; Physical Force

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