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Table 60

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed

Population Group/Agency Type by Type of Assignment, 2004–2013

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 636 56 318 88 2 1 63 91 17
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 69 10 32 11 0 0 3 9 4
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 42 7 19 9 0 1 1 4 1
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 34 1 12 10 0 0 2 7 2
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 38 3 20 6 0 0 2 5 2
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 22 2 10 3 0 0 4 3 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 61 4 25 7 0 0 14 10 1
Metropolitan counties 143 9 78 20 0 0 14 18 4
Nonmetropolitan counties 62 3 43 6 0 0 5 4 1
State agencies 118 7 68 13 0 0 15 15 0
Federal agencies 35 5 10 2 2 0 3 12 1
Puerto Rico and other outlying areas 12 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 1
  • 1Includes detectives, officers on special assignments, undercover officers, and officers on other types of assignments not listed.