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Table 75

Law Enforcement Officers Assaulted and Injured with Firearms or Knives/Other Cutting Instruments

Population Group/Agency Type by Type of Assignment, 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 78 14 13 33 0 2 1 12 3
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 21 3 3 9 0 1 0 3 2
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 15 2 3 5 0 0 1 4 0
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Metropolitan counties 12 1 1 8 0 0 0 1 1
Nonmetropolitan counties 10 3 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
State agencies 5 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0
  • 1Includes detectives, officers on special assignments, undercover officers, and officers on other types of assignments not listed.
  • NOTE: Assault with injury data in this table reflects only a subset of those incidents reported to the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program. For more information in reference to this data collection, see Detailed Assault Data.