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Table 2

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed

Population Group/Agency Type, 2006–2015

Population group/agency type Total 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Number of victim officers 491 48 58 41 48 56 72 49 27 51 41
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 101 8 12 12 15 13 13 6 4 8 10
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 43 4 9 1 3 3 9 4 2 6 2
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 31 2 5 1 4 3 9 2 2 2 1
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 32 3 2 5 1 6 4 2 3 2 4
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 30 3 3 3 3 2 5 3 2 4 2
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 46 3 5 0 6 5 10 4 3 5 5
Metropolitan counties 99 15 11 9 8 9 14 11 6 11 5
Nonmetropolitan counties 39 3 4 4 4 6 4 5 3 4 2
State agencies 34 4 6 3 1 5 0 5 2 4 4
Federal agencies 12 1 0 3 1 1 2 1 0 1 2
Puerto Rico and other outlying areas 24 2 1 0 2 3 2 6 0 4 4