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Table 20

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Own Weapons

Victim Officer's Type of Weapon, 2007–2016

Total 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Type of weapon Size of ammunition
Number of victim officers killed with own weapon Total 24 2 4 2 6 3 1 1 1 3 1
Handgun Total 22 2 4 2 5 3 1 1 1 3 0
.38 Caliber 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.40 Caliber 10 1 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0
.45 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 7 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 1 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Rifle Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
.20 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Shotgun Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Gauge 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0