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Table 79

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

Region, Geographic Division, and State, 2011–2015

Area Total 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Number of victim officers 532 110 105 126 106 85
NORTHEAST 65 11 20 12 13 9
New England 17 2 6 3 2 4
Connecticut 6 1 2 2 0 1
Maine 0 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 4 1 0 0 0 3
New Hampshire 5 0 4 1 0 0
Rhode Island 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vermont 2 0 0 0 2 0
Middle Atlantic 48 9 14 9 11 5
New Jersey 16 4 3 3 6 0
New York 14 3 5 1 3 2
Pennsylvania 18 2 6 5 2 3
MIDWEST 80 22 11 17 18 12
East North Central 42 14 6 7 8 7
Illinois 1 0 0 0 1 0
Indiana 13 7 1 1 4 0
Michigan 16 2 3 3 2 6
Ohio 3 2 0 0 1 0
Wisconsin 9 3 2 3 0 1
West North Central 38 8 5 10 10 5
Iowa 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kansas 1 1 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 6 0 0 1 4 1
Missouri 28 5 5 9 5 4
Nebraska 2 1 0 0 1 0
North Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota 1 1 0 0 0 0
SOUTH 222 49 43 52 46 32
South Atlantic 98 20 21 24 20 13
Delaware 1 0 0 0 1 0
District of Columbia 0 0 0 0 0 0
Florida 26 2 10 9 5 0
Georgia 21 5 4 4 5 3
Maryland 8 2 2 2 0 2
North Carolina 7 2 1 0 3 1
South Carolina 12 2 2 2 3 3
Virginia 16 5 1 5 3 2
West Virginia 7 2 1 2 0 2
East South Central 41 12 12 5 5 7
Alabama 1 0 1 0 0 0
Kentucky 11 4 4 1 1 1
Mississippi 4 0 3 1 0 0
Tennessee 25 8 4 3 4 6
West South Central 83 17 10 23 21 12
Arkansas 4 2 2 0 0 0
Louisiana 8 1 3 2 0 2
Oklahoma 15 2 0 2 8 3
Texas 56 12 5 19 13 7
WEST 162 27 31 45 27 32
Mountain 77 11 14 22 12 18
Arizona 24 2 4 11 1 6
Colorado 17 2 1 4 5 5
Idaho 2 2 0 0 0 0
Montana 1 0 0 0 1 0
Nevada 13 2 4 2 1 4
New Mexico 6 0 0 3 0 3
Utah 12 1 5 2 4 0
Wyoming 2 2 0 0 0 0
Pacific 85 16 17 23 15 14
Alaska 2 0 2 0 0 0
California 67 15 12 16 11 13
Hawaii 3 0 0 2 0 1
Oregon 3 0 1 2 0 0
Washington 10 1 2 3 4 0
PUERTO RICO AND OTHER OUTLYING AREAS 3 1 0 0 2 0
American Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mariana Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 3 1 0 0 2 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 0 0 0 0 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.