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The Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) began operations on January 6, 2003, as part of the creation of the consolidated city-county government in Louisville, Kentucky. It was formed by the merger of the Jefferson County Police Department and the Louisville Division of Police. The Louisville Metro Police Department is headed by Chief Steve Conrad. LMPD divides Jefferson County into eight patrol divisions and operates a number of special investigative and support units.

Data Extent

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Other (Public Domain)

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LMPD Stops Data

The data for Vehicle Stops begins January 1st, 2015. The data includes vehicle stops. Not included in the data are vehicle collisions, stranded motorists or non-moving vehicles. The Louisville Metro Police Department previously engaged the University of Louisville to conduct an analysis of LMPD’s vehicle stops. This study can be located at:
http://goo.gl/cR9O4a

INCIDENT_NUMBER links these data sets together:

1. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/crime-data
2. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/uniform-citation-data
3. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/firearms-intake
4. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/lmpd-hate-crimes
5. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/assaulted-officers

CITATION_CONTROL_NUMBER links these data sets together:

1. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/uniform-citation-data
2. https://data.louisvilleky.gov/dataset/lmpd-stops-data

Data and Resources

Dataset Info

These fields are compatible with DCAT, an RDF vocabulary designed to facilitate interoperability between data catalogs published on the Web.
FieldValue
Publisher
Modified Date
2017-07-24
Release Date
2016-06-21
Identifier
6bfb1bc4-0e79-4995-b6d1-0c36aaa30b33
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Area
POLYGON ((-85.585272053326 38.33943050674, -85.574725927596 38.333976819898, -85.561321517196 38.337124469417, -85.468205755185 38.28530907192, -85.404898970052 38.263729926094, -85.428829650836 38.118382676965, -85.479900537052 38.100127882032, -85.515669399683 38.088845798814, -85.557270194917 38.073840699338, -85.71257768941 38.087310672264, -85.874917060567 38.042497548191, -85.912789398268 38.020652085019, -85.91386635713 38.010842939494, -85.922968705068 38.008358251243, -85.934393316832 37.997210210835, -85.94504404219 38.002426170817, -85.923653751423 38.024856022327, -85.91897861252 38.040699089862, -85.916159645592 38.063634969105, -85.905038686638 38.089995706638, -85.904471614416 38.107042807849, -85.909096035422 38.142341491042, -85.906941832342 38.165516883622, -85.896049899443 38.185450668789, -85.874988049355 38.207697317443, -85.851673772408 38.22260745727, -85.838862598006 38.240536226458, -85.836049514108 38.26545659857, -85.829065053335 38.276554348977, -85.81454621842 38.283009847759, -85.788057847574 38.28835803304, -85.773074406773 38.285761074007, -85.760921709 38.271913901067, -85.741595182199 38.26766834773, -85.679961675582 38.297584551846, -85.654373194331 38.325351972185, -85.63863429852 38.363857374588, -85.63781706754 38.380239112642, -85.569412789133 38.341751850938))
License
Other (Public Domain)
Data Dictionary

ID - the row number

TYPE_OF_STOP - category for the stop

CITATION_CONTROL_NUMBER -

ACTIVITY RESULTS - whether a warning or a citation was issued for the stop

OFFICER_GENDER - gender of the officer who made the stop

OFFICER_RACE - race of the officer who made the stop

OFFICER_AGE_RANGE - age range the officer who made the stop belonged to at the time of the stop

ACTIVITY_DATE - the date when the stop was made

ACTIVITY_TIME - the time when the stop was made

ACTIVITY_LOCATION - the location where the stop was made

ACTIVITY_DIVISION - the LMPD division where the stop was made

ACTIVITY_BEAT - the LMPD beat where the stop was made

DRIVER_GENDER - gender of the driver who was stopped

DRIVER_RACE - race of the driver who was stopped

DRIVER_AGE_RANGE - age range the driver who was stopped belonged to at the time of the stop

NUMBER OF PASSENGERS - number of passengers in the vehicle with the driver (excludes the driver)

WAS_VEHCILE_SEARCHED - Yes or No whether the vehicle was searched at the time of the stop

REASON_FOR_SEARCH - if the vehicle was searched, the reason the search was done