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Table 22

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed During Traffic Pursuits/Stops

Activity of Victim Officer at Scene of Incident, 2005–2014

Activity Total 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Number of victim officers killed during traffic pursuits/stops 93 15 8 11 8 8 9 14 9 2 9
Approaching offender(s) 30 7 3 3 1 5 4 3 1 0 3
Conducting roadblock 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Deploying stop sticks 10 1 0 1 1 1 0 4 1 0 1
Engaging in foot pursuit 6 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Engaging in vehicle pursuit 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Exiting patrol unit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
In patrol unit 9 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 1 2
Interviewing offender(s) at offender's vehicle 12 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 1 1
Interviewing offender(s) in patrol unit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Making arrest/handcuffing 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Outside patrol unit 7 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 0
Outside offender's vehicle 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Returning to patrol unit 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Searching offender(s) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Searching offender's vehicle 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 7 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 0
Number of victim officers who contacted radio dispatcher prior to attack 68 12 5 9 7 7 6 9 4 2 7