Police Incident Reports

data.vbgov.com | Last Updated 13 Jun 2017

This dataset includes information about incidents where the police department responds to an offense and a report of crime is generated. This dataset excludes incidents assigned to 14 of the 152 Incident Based Reporting Codes (IBR). The specific IBR codes excluded are: 'runaway', 'death investigation', 'death, accidental', 'death, drowning', 'death, suicide', 'death, auto fatality', 'attempted suicide', 'officer involved shooting, death', 'officer involved shooting, no death', 'missing person', 'lost property', 'habitual offender', 'other non-reportable offenses', and 'SVU information only'.

Tags: police, incident, crime, reports, burglary, violent, property, assault, murder, theft

This dataset has the following 10 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Police Case Numberpolice_case_numbernumberThe Police Department case number. The computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system generates a series of numbers that uniquely identifies an incident.
Date Reporteddate_reportedcalendar_dateThe date the incident was reported to the Virginia Beach Police Department.
Date Occureddate_occuredcalendar_dateThe date the incident actually took place. In incidents where the exact date and time of occurrence is unknown, this date represents the last known date and time that normal conditions were observed. For instance, the date and time a person left their house in the morning before it was burglarized.
Date Founddate_foundcalendar_dateThe date the incident was discovered. For instance, the date and time a person arrives home after it was burglarized.
Offense Codeoffense_codetextBased on the Incident Based Reporting offense classification. This dataset excludes incidents assigned to the following Offense Codes: 1. Runaway 2. Death Investigation 3. Death, Accidental 4. Death, Drowning 5. Death, Suicide 6. Death, Auto Fatality 7. Attempted Suicide 8. Officer Involved Shooting, Death 9. Officer Involved Shooting, No Death 10. Missing Person 11. Lost Property 12. Habitual Offender 13. Other Non-Reportable Offenses 14. SVU Information Only
Offense Descriptionoffense_descriptiontextOfficial name of the offense reported based on the Incident Based Reporting offense classification.
SubdivisionsubdivisiontextThese are subdivisions or neighborhood areas that have been delineated by the Virginia Beach Police Department. For a map of these areas, download the 'Subdivision Map' file on the dataset information page.
Zone IDzone_idnumberReporting District ID used by the Virginia Beach Police Department.
Case Statuscase_statustextCase disposition or current status of the case. For a complete list and description, download the 'Case Status' document on the dataset information page.
Locationlocation_1locationThis includes approximate (down to the street block level) location information where the incident occurred.