NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Incident Number (Identifier) – Receiving Aid’
Definition : The NFIRS incident number for the primary (hosting) department incident record. References the primary report, with the most complete data.
Entry : Enter the number assigned to the incident.
|Element Type||Numeric – Integer numbers (no decimal points). If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted. All integer values are assumed to be positive. Any fields which allow a negative integer value have been denoted with ‘+ or –’ in the comment field. Negative numbers should be transmitted with the minus sign preceding the digits.|