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Table 31

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition by Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 2016

Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 0-5
feet
6-10
feet
11-20
feet
21-50
feet
Over 50
feet
Distance
not reported
Number of victim officers killed with firearms Total 62 19 8 5 4 12 14
Handgun Total 37 15 5 4 3 2 8
.22 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
.32 Caliber 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
.357 Magnum 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
.38 Caliber 5 2 0 0 1 0 2
.380 Caliber 5 2 2 0 1 0 0
.40 Caliber 4 3 0 0 0 1 0
.45 Caliber 5 3 1 0 0 1 0
9 Millimeter 12 4 2 4 0 0 2
Not reported 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Rifle Total 24 4 3 1 1 10 5
.20 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
.223 Caliber 6 1 0 1 0 3 1
.25-06 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.30-06 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.45 Caliber 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
5.45x39 Millimeter 5 1 0 0 0 4 0
5.56 Millimeter 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 3 0 2 0 0 0 1
Not reported 3 0 0 0 0 1 2
Shotgun Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 1