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Traffic Violations

This dataset contains traffic violation information from all electronic traffic violations issued in the County. Any information that can be used to uniquely identify the vehicle, the vehicle owner or the officer issuing the violation will not be published.

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
Arrest Typearrest_typearrest_typeTextType of Arrest (A = Marked, B = Unmarked, etc.)
DL Statedl_statedl_stateTextState issuing the Driver’s License.
SeqIDseq_idseq_idTextUnique traffic stop ID
ColorcolorcolorTextColor of the vehicle.
Driver Citydriver_citydriver_cityTextCity of the driver’s home address.
ChargechargechargeTextNumeric code for the specific charge.
YearyearyearTextYear vehicle was made.
Search Reason For Stopsearch_reason_for_stopsearch_reason_for_stopTextThe reason for the stop that lead to a search.
LongitudelongitudelongitudeNumberLongitude location of the traffic violation.
VehicleTypevehicle_typevehicle_typeTextType of vehicle (Examples: Automobile, Station Wagon, Heavy Duty Truck, etc.)
Search Arrest Reasonsearch_arrest_reasonsearch_arrest_reasonTextThe arrest reason from the search.
LocationlocationlocationTextLocation of the violation, usually an address or intersection.
ModelmodelmodelTextModel of the vehicle.
Violation Typeviolation_typeviolation_typeTextViolation type. (Examples: Warning, Citation, SERO)
DescriptiondescriptiondescriptionTextText description of the specific charge.
StatestatestateTextState issuing the vehicle registration.
Search Dispositionsearch_dispositionsearch_dispositionTextThe disposition of the search.
GeolocationgeolocationgeolocationPointGeo-coded location information.
BeltsbeltsbeltsTextYES if seat belts were in use in accident cases.
Geolocation (address)geolocation_addressgeolocation_addressText
RaceraceraceTextRace of the driver. (Example: Asian, Black, White, Other, etc.)
ArticlearticlearticleTextArticle of State Law. (TA = Transportation Article, MR = Maryland Rules)
Search Typesearch_typesearch_typeTextType of search (Person, Property, Both, etc.)
Search Reasonsearch_reasonsearch_reasonTextThe reason for the search.
Search Conductedsearch_conductedsearch_conductedTextYes if a search was conducted.
Work Zonework_zonework_zoneTextYes if the traffic violation was in a work zone.
HAZMAThazmathazmatTextYes if the traffic violation involved hazardous materials.
Commercial Licensecommercial_licensecommercial_licenseTextYes if driver holds a Commercial Drivers License
AgencyagencyagencyTextAgency issuing the traffic violation. (Example: MCP is Montgomery County Police)
Search Outcomesearch_outcomesearch_outcomeTextResulting outcome of the search.
Commercial Vehiclecommercial_vehiclecommercial_vehicleTextYes if the vehicle committing the traffic violation is a commercial vehicle.
SubAgencysubagencysubagencyTextCourt code representing the district of assignment of the officer. R15 = 1st district, Rockville B15 = 2nd district, Bethesda SS15 = 3rd district, Silver Spring WG15 = 4th district, Wheaton G15 = 5th district, Germantown M15 = 6th district, Gaithersburg / Montgomery Village HQ15 = Headquarters and Special Operations
MakemakemakeTextManufacturer of the vehicle (Examples: Ford, Chevy, Honda, Toyota, etc.)
LatitudelatitudelatitudeNumberLatitude location of the traffic violation.
Time Of Stoptime_of_stoptime_of_stopTextTime of the traffic violation.
Date Of Stopdate_of_stopdate_of_stopCalendar dateDate of the traffic violation.
Driver Statedriver_statedriver_stateTextState of the driver’s home address.
AlcoholalcoholalcoholTextYes if the traffic violation included an alcohol related suspension.
AccidentaccidentaccidentTextYES if traffic violation involved an accident.
Property Damageproperty_damageproperty_damageTextYes if traffic violation involved Property Damage.
GendergendergenderTextGender of the driver (F = Female, M = Male)
Personal Injurypersonal_injurypersonal_injuryTextYes if traffic violation involved Personal Injury.
Geolocation (zip)geolocation_zipgeolocation_zipText
Geolocation (state)geolocation_stategeolocation_stateText
Geolocation (city)geolocation_citygeolocation_cityText
Contributed To Accidentcontributed_to_accidentcontributed_to_accidentTextIf the traffic violation was a contributing factor in an accident.
FatalfatalfatalTextYes if traffic violation involved a fatality.
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  • traffic_violations
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