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FIREARM INDICATOR

Data Element: FIREARM INDICATOR
Definition: A coded representation denoting whether a firearm was possessed, displayed or discharged in the course of the offense by the offender.
Standard of Verification: Court case file folder and Prosecution case file folder.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 1
Field Format: AN
Originating Teams: Courts
User Teams: Corrections and Courts
Tables / Codes: Y - Yes
N - No
U - Unknown
Comments: The indicator may be set for charges that are not statutorily an armed felony.
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 6/01