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CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRACKING NUMBER

Data Element: CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRACKING NUMBER
Definition: An identifier assigned to a set of arrest fingerprints for the purpose of tracking all actions connected with that arrest, from fingerprinting through the entire criminal justice process.
Standard of Verification: Fingerprint record submitted to DCJS.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 9
Field Format: 8N
1A
Originating Teams: Law Enforcement
User Teams: Corrections, Courts and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: None
Comments: Contact DCJS for check digit algorithm.
Formerly known as "OBTS Number" and commonly referred to as "501 Number," "Fingerprint Number," or "Court Control Number (CCN)."
The Criminal Justice Tracking Number is to be used in reporting, tracking and linking subsequent actions related to an arrest. The number is either pre-printed on the Arrest Fingerprint Card or is programmatically generated for electronically submitted fingerprints.
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/92
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 8/99