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Table 107

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

State and Agency by Type of Weapon, 2015

State Agency Total Total
firearms
Handgun Rifle Shotgun Type of
firearm not
reported
Knife or
other cutting
instrument
Number of victim officers Total 85 65 41 19 5 0 20
ARIZONA Total 6 4 2 2 0 0 2
Cottonwood 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Eagar 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Mesa 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Phoenix 3 2 1 1 0 0 1
CALIFORNIA Total 13 10 8 2 0 0 3
Bakersfield 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Kern County 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles 3 2 2 0 0 0 1
Merced 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Oakland 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Pittsburg 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
San Bernardino 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
San Bernardino County 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Sand City 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
COLORADO Total 5 5 0 5 0 0 0
Colorado Springs 4 4 0 4 0 0 0
El Paso County 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
CONNECTICUT Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Danbury 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
GEORGIA Total 3 3 2 1 0 0 0
Fulton County Police 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Savannah Chatham 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
HAWAII Total 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Hawaii County Police 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
KENTUCKY Total 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Prestonsburg 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
LOUISIANA Total 2 1 0 1 0 0 1
New Orleans 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
St. Bernard County 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
MARYLAND Total 2 1 1 0 0 0 1
Anne Arundel County Police 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Baltimore 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
MASSACHUSETTS Total 3 1 1 0 0 0 2
Billerica 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Boston 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Worcester 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
MICHIGAN Total 6 5 3 1 1 0 1
Burton 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Detroit 3 3 1 1 1 0 0
Flint Township 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
State Police, Iron Mountain 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
MINNESOTA Total 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
New Hope 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
MISSOURI Total 4 3 3 0 0 0 1
Knob Noster 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Springfield 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
St. Louis County Police 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Webster Groves 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
NEVADA Total 4 4 3 1 0 0 0
Las Vegas 4 4 3 1 0 0 0
NEW MEXICO Total 3 3 1 2 0 0 0
Navajo Division of Public Safety, Shiprock 2 2 0 2 0 0 0
Roswell 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
NEW YORK Total 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
Troy 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
NORTH CAROLINA Total 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Cornelius 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
OKLAHOMA Total 3 3 1 0 2 0 0
Choctaw County 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Hugo 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Oklahoma City 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
PENNSYLVANIA Total 3 3 1 2 0 0 0
Berwick 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Philadelphia 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
State Police, Chambersburg 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
SOUTH CAROLINA Total 3 2 2 0 0 0 1
Beaufort County 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Cayce Department of Public Safety 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Pickens 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
TENNESSEE Total 6 2 1 1 0 0 4
Anderson County 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Chattanooga 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Decaturville 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Germantown 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hardin County 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Memphis 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
TEXAS Total 7 5 5 0 0 0 2
Aransas County 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Beaumont 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Corpus Christi 3 3 3 0 0 0 0
Fort Worth 2 1 1 0 0 0 1
VIRGINIA Total 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
Richmond 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
WEST VIRGINIA Total 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
Lewisburg 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
WISCONSIN Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Green Bay 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  • 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.