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Table 39

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms While Wearing Body Armor

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 2003–2012

Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Number of victim officers killed with firearms while wearing body armor Total 321 31 31 30 26 34 29 33 38 46 23
Handgun Total 227 23 22 24 21 20 21 18 26 35 17
.22 Caliber 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
.22 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.25 Caliber 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
.32 Caliber 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
.357 Caliber 7 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1
.357 Magnum 11 1 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 2 1
.38 Caliber 30 2 4 5 1 2 6 1 3 6 0
.380 Caliber 23 3 1 2 4 2 3 1 2 4 1
.40 Caliber 52 8 5 3 6 1 6 4 6 10 3
.44 Caliber 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
.45 Caliber 24 3 4 5 1 1 0 2 3 5 0
.50 Caliber 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 59 5 5 4 4 6 3 8 9 5 10
10 Millimeter 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 6 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 1
Rifle Total 62 8 7 3 3 6 4 13 10 5 3
.22 Caliber 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
.223 Caliber 15 2 0 1 0 2 2 2 2 2 2
.280 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
.30-06 Caliber 5 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0
.30-30 Caliber 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
.300 Caliber 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.308 Caliber 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
5.56 Millimeter 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 20 3 4 2 0 1 0 4 3 2 1
Not reported 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
Shotgun Total 31 0 2 3 2 7 4 2 2 6 3
12 Gauge 28 0 2 2 2 7 3 2 2 6 2
16 Gauge 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Gauge 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Not reported Total 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0