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Table 101

Law Enforcement Officers Assaulted and Injured with Firearms or Knives/Other Cutting Instruments During Traffic Pursuits/Stops

Activity of Victim Officer at Scene of Incident, 2010–2014

Activity Total 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Number of victim officers assaulted and injured during traffic pursuits/stops 59 18 11 8 12 10
Approaching offender(s) 14 3 4 0 3 4
Conducting roadblock 0 0 0 0 0 0
Deploying stop sticks 0 0 0 0 0 0
Engaging in foot pursuit 9 2 1 0 3 3
Engaging in vehicle pursuit 2 0 0 0 1 1
Exiting patrol unit 1 1 0 0 0 0
In patrol unit 2 0 0 2 0 0
Interviewing offender(s) at offender's vehicle 11 5 2 2 2 0
Interviewing offender(s) in patrol unit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Making arrest/handcuffing 5 0 0 2 2 1
Outside patrol unit 3 1 1 0 1 0
Outside offender's vehicle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Returning to patrol unit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Searching offender(s) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Searching offender's vehicle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 1 1 0 0 0 0
Not reported 11 5 3 2 0 1
Number of victim officers who contacted radio dispatcher prior to attack 44 9 7 6 12 10
  • 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.