NIBRS Manuals and More

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Mississippi's state-level repository- MS Crime Insight will implement the  most current documentation to support the NIBRS crime data submissions:


  • Law Enforcement Agency Incident-Based Reporting Playbook : Guide to Implementing an IBR System - This playbook is intended to assist local law enforcement (LE) agencies with incorporating NIBRS in their records management system (RMS).


  • 2023.0  NIBRS Technical Specification - Most current release applicable as of June 30, 2023.


  • 2023.0 NIBRS User Manual - Addresses NIBRS policies, the types of offenses reported via NIBRS, and guidelines for an agency to become certified to submit NIBRS data to the FBI and the state-level repository.  Aligns with the 2023.0 NIBRS Technical Specification.


  • Mississippi Information Exchange Package Documentation  (IEPD) Files - **Must use Mississippi's documentation to upload to the state repository. A collection of files and folders that define the rules for creating a NIBRS submission file to the state-level repository in .XML format. Please use this file when preparing to create submission for the State Repository. The XML format  is recommended by the FBI  for agencies who are setting up a new Records Management System. However, Mississippi and the FBI will accept both flat files and XML files.


  • NIBRS Training Modules -  Instructions on how to access the NIBRS training modules available through a Law Enforcement Enterprise Portal (LEEP) account..  To register for an account click here: CJIS.




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