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Table 48

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed

Population Group/Agency Type, 2007–2016

Population group/agency type Total 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Number of victim officers 563 83 68 48 72 53 48 49 45 45 52
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 61 4 10 4 9 5 9 5 6 4 5
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 35 7 5 3 3 3 3 4 1 3 3
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 33 6 4 3 2 5 1 5 2 3 2
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 27 5 2 1 6 3 6 1 2 1 0
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 18 4 3 1 2 0 1 3 2 1 1
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 63 8 8 4 4 7 2 6 7 7 10
Metropolitan counties 122 19 14 10 13 11 12 10 10 11 12
Nonmetropolitan counties 58 6 5 11 9 3 4 5 7 4 4
State agencies 107 14 13 10 19 12 6 8 5 11 9
Federal agencies 31 9 1 1 5 3 4 2 2 0 4
Puerto Rico and other outlying areas 8 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2