Use of Force Data

This set of raw data contains information from Bloomington Police Department Use of Force data.

Key code for Race:

  • A- Asian/Pacific Island, Non-Hispanic
  • B- African American, Non-Hispanic
  • I- Indian/Alaskan Native, Non-Hispanic
  • K- African American, Hispanic
  • L- Caucasian, Hispanic
  • N- Indian/Alaskan Native, Hispanic
  • P- Asian/Pacific Island, Hispanic
  • U- Unknown
  • W- Caucasian, Non-Hispanic

Key Code for Reading Districts:

Example: LB519

  • ‘L’ for Law call or incident
  • ‘B’ stands for Bloomington
  • 5 is the district or beat where incident occurred
  • All numbers following represents a grid sector.

A map of the five districts can be located on Raidsonline.com, under the tab labeled ‘Agency Layers’.

Disclaimer: The Bloomington Police Department takes great effort in making Use of Force data as accurate as possible, but there is no avoiding the introduction of errors in this process, which relies on data provided that cannot always be verified. Information contained in this dataset may change over a period of time. The Bloomington Police Department is not responsible for any error or omission from this data, or for the use or interpretation of the results of any research conducted.

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Author Brittani Evans
Maintainer Brittani Evans
Last Updated February 9, 2018, 09:08 (America/Indiana/Indianapolis)
Created June 2, 2016, 13:24 (America/Indiana/Indianapolis)