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Table 67

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed

Lighting and Weather/Environmental Conditions by Circumstance at Scene of Incident, 2016

Conditions Total Automobile
accident
Motorcycle
accident
Aircraft
accident
Struck by
vehicle
Accidental
shooting
Drowning Fall Other
Number of victim officers Total 52 26 7 1 12 3 2 0 1
Lighting Artificial 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Dark 19 16 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Dawn/dusk 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Daylight 20 4 6 1 5 2 1 0 1
Dim 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Poor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 8 5 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Weather/environmental Clear 35 17 6 0 8 2 1 0 1
Cloudy/partly cloudy 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Flooding 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Snow 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Not reported 10 6 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
Not applicable (indoors) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0