An incident is weapon-related if any of those involved in the incident possessed or used a weapon during the incident or if the incident was somehow related to possession, use or sale of weapons. Code the type of weapon used under Weapon Description (PDF, 37KB).

Additional Guidelines

Note: Firearms are defined on the "Weapon Description" (PDF, 37KB) data element as Firearm, Other (Code F), Handgun (Code H) or Rifle or Shotgun (Code R).

Data Elements:


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