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Table 109

Law Enforcement Officers Assaulted and Injured with Firearms

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition by Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 2015

Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 0-5
feet
6-10
feet
11-20
feet
21-50
feet
Over 50
feet
Distance
not reported
Number of victim officers assaulted and injured with firearms Total 65 18 9 8 13 3 14
Handgun Total 41 18 7 6 5 1 4
.22 Caliber 3 3 0 0 0 0 0
.357 Caliber 7 1 2 1 2 0 1
.38 Caliber 7 5 0 1 0 0 1
.380 Caliber 3 2 0 1 0 0 0
.40 Caliber 5 1 0 1 1 1 1
.44 Magnum 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
.45 Caliber 4 1 2 0 1 0 0
9 Millimeter 8 4 0 2 1 0 1
Not reported 3 1 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle Total 19 0 1 1 6 2 9
.22 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
.223 Caliber 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
.30-30 Caliber 2 0 0 0 1 0 1
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
5.56 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
7.62 Millimeter 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 5 0 1 0 2 1 1
Not reported 5 0 0 1 0 0 4
Shotgun Total 5 0 1 1 2 0 1
12 Gauge 4 0 1 1 1 0 1
Not reported 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
  • 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.