Instructions:

Enter the date as MMDDYYYY.

Definition:

The date (month, day, and year) when the crash occurred, formatted as MMDDYYYY.

Rationale:

This element is important for management/administration, evaluation and linkage.

Example

Data Quality Audit Results

Report TypeAcceptableInconsistentInvalidEmpty
Local Police (electronic)35299.7%10.3%
Local Police (paper)35798.9%20.6%20.6%
State Police (electronic)333100.0%
Total104299.5%20.2%20.2%10.1%