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Table 97

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

Population Group/Agency Type by Type of Assignment, 2010–2014

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 533 80 95 215 1 3 11 108 20
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 160 41 25 43 0 2 2 36 11
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 65 9 11 25 0 0 2 16 2
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 53 9 11 19 0 0 2 11 1
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 36 4 3 18 0 0 1 9 1
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 28 1 9 15 1 0 0 2 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 33 1 7 21 0 0 0 3 1
Metropolitan counties 89 7 14 46 0 0 2 18 2
Nonmetropolitan counties 35 5 8 17 0 0 2 3 0
State agencies 25 3 7 11 0 1 0 2 1
Federal agencies 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Puerto Rico and other outlying areas 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
  • 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.