2016: 4th Quarter Data

  • 11,486 Total incidents October-December 2016
  • 200 custodial arrests
  • 26 incidents involving response to resistance. *Note, not all Medical Directed response to resistance involves a custodial arrest.  Medical Directed responses makes up approximately 12% of all response to resistance incidents this quarter.
  • .23% of total incidents involved a response to resistance.
  • 1 incident where an officer discharged his firearm to dispatch an injured animal located in GAR Park.

The racial breakdown for use-of-force incidents reported for the 4th quarter of 2016 is: 63% Caucasian; 11% Black; 7.5% Asian; 7.5% Hispanic; 11% unknown.


The breakdown for the method of force reported for the 4th quarter of 2016 is: 54% no weapon used (may include holds, strikes, pressure points, etc.); 27% firearm drawn; 11% Medical Direction Weaponless (force used at the direction of a medical professional to control a resistive patient for medical purposes); 4% Firearm Discharged; 4% Taser Drawn.


The breakdown for the time of day in which use-of-force incidents were reported for the 4th quarter of 2016 is: 8% between 6 am and noon; 46% between 6 pm and midnight; 35% between midnight and 6 am; 11% between noon and 6 pm.