Crime/Offence Reference Number
|DEFINITION:||This number is charge orientated and is the unique reference number issued by the reporting agency which relates to a particular charge or charges contained within a report to the Procurator Fiscal.|
|DATA ITEMS:||Crime/Offence Number|
|PERMISSIBLE CHARACTER SET:||Upper-case alpha, oblique and numeric.|
|RANGES/VALUES:||The field is 13 characters long and consists of 4 elements as follows:- |
The first 3 characters identify the agency, next 6 relate to the agencies internal sequential identifier, next 2 numbers are the month and the last 2 numbers are the year.
Other agency's will be issued an identifier by SCJS.
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