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Table 38

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms While Wearing Body Armor

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition Penetrating Victim Officer's Body Armor, 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 and body armor was penetrated Total 19 1 2 1 2 4 3 0 0 5 1
Handgun Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
5.7x28 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Rifle Total 18 1 2 1 2 4 3 0 0 5 0
.223 Caliber 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
.30-06 Caliber 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30-30 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.308 Caliber 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
7 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 6 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Shotgun Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0