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VICTIM/OFFENDER RELATIONSHIP

Data Element: VICTIM/OFFENDER RELATIONSHIP
Definition: A coded representation of the relationship of the victim to the offender.
Standard of Verification: Incident Report or Arrest Report.
Data Type: AN
Field Size: 2
Field Format: 2 AN
Originating Teams: Law Enforcement
User Teams: Courts and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: WITHIN FAMILY:
01 - Spouse
02 - Common-Law Spouse
03 - Parent
04 - Sibling (Brother or Sister)
05 - Child
06 - Grandparent
07 - Grandchild
08 - In-Law
09 - Stepparent
10 - Stepchild
11 - Step Sibling (Stepbrother or Stepsister)
12 - Other Family Member
OUTSIDE FAMILY BUT KNOWN TO VICTIM:
20 - Acquaintance
21 - Babysittee (The Baby)
22 - Boyfriend/Girlfriend
23 - Child of Boyfriend/Girlfriend
24 - Employee
25 - Employer
26 - Friend
27 - Homosexual Relationship
28 - Neighbor
29 - Ex-Spouse
30 - Otherwise Known
NOT KNOWN BY VICTIM:
40 - Relationship Unknown
41 - Stranger
Comments: The New York State Incident-Based Uniform Crime Reporting System (NYSIBR) uses the following residual codes:
77 - Not Applicable
88 - Not Reported
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/92