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Table 32

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition by Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 2007–2016

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 470 186 79 70 39 35 61
Handgun Total 331 167 58 44 16 6 40
.22 Caliber 10 5 1 1 1 0 2
.22 Magnum 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
.25 Caliber 6 5 0 0 0 0 1
.32 Caliber 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
.357 Caliber 11 5 2 2 0 0 2
.357 Magnum 7 0 2 1 3 0 1
.38 Caliber 35 24 4 3 1 0 3
.380 Caliber 25 10 5 6 3 0 1
.40 Caliber 71 39 12 11 2 2 5
.44 Caliber 5 4 0 1 0 0 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
.45 Caliber 39 14 14 4 1 1 5
5.7x28 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Millimeter 96 48 15 15 4 3 11
10 Millimeter 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 17 6 3 0 0 0 8
Rifle Total 104 9 13 17 21 28 16
.20 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
.22 Caliber 4 1 0 0 2 1 0
.223 Caliber 31 3 6 5 7 8 2
.25-06 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.270 Caliber 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
.280 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.30 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
.30-06 Caliber 5 0 0 0 1 4 0
.30-30 Caliber 3 0 0 0 1 1 1
.308 Caliber 4 0 0 0 1 3 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
.45 Caliber 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
5.45 Millimeter 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
5.45x39 Millimeter 6 1 0 0 0 5 0
5.56 Millimeter 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 27 2 4 7 8 0 6
9 Millimeter 2 0 1 1 0 0 0
Not reported 10 0 0 1 0 3 6
Shotgun Total 33 9 8 9 2 1 4
12 Gauge 27 6 7 8 2 1 3
20 Gauge 4 3 0 1 0 0 0
Not reported 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
Not reported Total 2 1 0 0 0 0 1
Not reported 2 1 0 0 0 0 1