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Table 15

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed

Population Group/Agency Type by Type of Assignment, 2012

Population group/agency type Total 2-Officer
vehicle
1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off
duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Number of victim officers 48 10 11 12 0 1 2 6 6
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 6 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 2
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1
Metropolitan counties 10 3 2 4 0 0 0 1 0
Nonmetropolitan counties 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1
State agencies 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Federal agencies 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico and other outlying areas 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
  • 1Includes detectives, officers on special assignments, undercover officers, and officers on other types of assignments not listed.