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ORIGINATING AGENCY IDENTIFIER (ORI)

Data Element: ORIGINATING AGENCY IDENTIFIER (ORI)
Definition: A code assigned to designate the "originating agency," developed by the National Crime Information Center (NCIC)*.
Standard of Verification: DCJS Agency File.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 9
Field Format: AN
Originating Teams: Law Enforcement
User Teams: Corrections and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: Tables/Codes for this data element are available in the NCIC Code Manual, which is accessible to users of the FBI’s Law Enforcement Online (LEO) Network.

Individuals without LEO access that seek to obtain further information can telephone NCIC directly at (305) 625-3000.
Comments: *For NCIC ORI qualifications, consult the NCIC Manual or contact DCJS.
For entities that do not qualify for NCIC access, this code is assigned by DCJS.
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/90
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 2/92
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 8/99