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WEAPON/FORCE

Data Element: WEAPON/FORCE
Definition: A description of the weapon/force used during commission of the offense.
Standard of Verification: None
Data Type: N
Field Size: 2
Field Format: 2N
Originating Teams: Law Enforcement
User Teams: Corrections, Courts and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: See Weapon/Force Table.
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: 2/90
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 2/91