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Table 36

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 2003–2012

Distance in feet Total 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Number of victim officers killed with firearms 493 45 54 50 46 56 35 45 55 63 44
0–5 234 24 24 31 24 27 19 19 21 21 24
6–10 86 12 8 9 8 10 3 7 7 18 4
11–20 71 3 11 4 4 7 8 9 10 9 6
21–50 32 3 5 3 1 5 1 5 6 2 1
Over 50 30 3 1 2 4 4 2 2 4 3 5
Not reported 40 0 5 1 5 3 2 3 7 10 4