Metro Nashville Police Department Incident Data (2018)

data.nashville.gov | Last Updated 31 Jan 2019

This dataset provides details about incidents that occur in Davidson County, including incident status, type of offense, and limited victim information. Incidents are defined for National Incident Based Reporting System purposes (NIBRS) as one or more crimes committed by the same individual or group of individuals acting in concert and at the same time and place. Additionally, an incident to which police were called to assist where no crime was committed may result in a Matter of Record report. Incident information provided here is NOT to be used or construed as an official MNPD incident report.

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This dataset has the following 31 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Primary Keyprimary_keytextUnique identifier for each record.
Incident Numberincident_numbernumberMNPD incident number for the incident.
Report Typereport_typetextCode for how the report was initiated. (See metadata document for more information)
Report Type Descriptionreport_type_descriptiontextText description of the report type.
Incident Status Codeincident_status_codetextCode for the incident status. (See metadata document for more information)
Incident Status Descriptionincident_statustextText description of the incident status code.
Investigation Statusinvestigation_statustextIndicates whether the investigation is closed or open.
Incident Occurredincident_occurredcalendar_dateDate/time the incident occurred.
Incident Reportedincident_reportedcalendar_dateDate/time the incident was reported.
Incident Locationincident_locationtextLocation of the incident, rounded to the nearest 100 block. Addresses for incidents with an open status do not include a street number.
Zip Codezip_codetextZip code for the incident. Zip code will be blank for incidents with an open status.
RPArpatextMNPD reporting zone for the incident. RPA will be blank for incidents with an open status.
ZonezonetextMNPD Zone, or patrol area, in which the incident occurred. Zone will be blank for incidents with an open status.
Location Codelocation_codenumberCode for the location type. (See metadata document for more information)
Location Descriptionlocation_descriptiontextText description for the location code.
Offense Numberoffense_numbernumberNumber assigned to the offense in RMS. This number becomes useful when there’s more than one offense on an incident.
Offense NIBRSoffense_nibrstextOffense code using the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). (See metadata document for more information)
Offense Descriptionoffense_descriptiontextText description of the offense.
Weapon Primaryweapon_primarytextCode for the weapon used during the incident. (See metadata document for more information)
Weapon Descriptionweapon_descriptiontextText description of the weapon code.
Victim Numbervictim_numbernumberNumber assigned to the victim in RMS. This number becomes useful when there’s more than one victim on an incident.
Domestic Relateddomestic_relatedtextDesignates that an incident involves a domestic relationship between the victim and suspect. Existence of a domestic relationship does not necessarily indicate a domestic violence offense. Values are Y(es) and N(o).
Victim Typevictim_typetextCode for the victim type. (See metadata document for more information)
Victim Descriptionvictim_descriptiontextText description for victim type.
Victim Gendervictim_gendertextCode for the victim’s gender. (See metadata document for more information)
Victim Racevictim_racetextCode for the victim’s race. (See metadata document for more information)
Victim Ethnicityvictim_ethnicitytextText description for the victim’s ethnicity.
Victim County Residentvictim_county_residenttextText description indicates whether the victim is a Davidson county resident.
LatitudelatitudenumberRounded latitude for the incident.
LongitudelongitudenumberRounded longitude for the incident.
Mapped Locationmapped_locationlocationCombined location information used to create maps on https://data.nashville.gov