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Table 30

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 2006–2015

Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Number of victim officers killed with firearms Total 454 46 56 35 45 55 63 44 26 46 38
Handgun Total 330 36 39 25 28 38 50 34 18 33 29
.22 Caliber 11 2 3 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0
.22 Magnum 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.25 Caliber 6 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
.32 Caliber 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.357 Caliber 12 1 0 0 3 2 1 1 1 2 1
.357 Magnum 9 3 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 0
.38 Caliber 33 3 5 6 1 5 9 0 2 1 1
.380 Caliber 25 5 2 3 2 2 5 3 1 0 2
.40 Caliber 77 10 2 7 5 8 13 6 1 11 14
.44 Caliber 5 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Magnum 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.45 Caliber 35 1 5 1 2 6 6 2 6 5 1
5.7x28 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Millimeter 92 8 11 3 11 12 10 14 6 10 7
10 Millimeter 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Not reported 15 1 3 1 0 2 1 5 0 0 2
Rifle Total 88 8 8 6 15 15 7 7 5 10 7
.22 Caliber 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
.223 Caliber 25 0 2 2 2 3 4 4 2 4 2
.270 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
.280 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.30-06 Caliber 6 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30-30 Caliber 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
.308 Caliber 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5.45 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 27 4 2 2 4 4 2 3 1 5 0
9 Millimeter 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 9 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 2
Shotgun Total 34 2 8 4 2 2 6 3 3 3 1
12 Gauge 29 2 7 3 2 2 6 2 2 2 1
20 Gauge 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Not reported Total 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Not reported 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1