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Table 87

Law Enforcement Officers Assaulted and Injured with Firearms or Knives/Other Cutting Instruments

Month of Incident, 2012–2016

Month Total 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Number of victim officers 522 105 126 106 102 83
January 60 12 15 10 11 12
February 50 8 12 8 8 14
March 52 12 11 11 13 5
April 45 9 8 9 9 10
May 28 9 1 7 6 5
June 30 6 10 7 1 6
July 49 10 6 8 11 14
August 47 12 12 9 11 3
September 41 7 14 7 8 5
October 47 5 26 9 6 1
November 40 6 7 9 12 6
December 33 9 4 12 6 2
  • NOTE: Assault with injury data in this table reflects only a subset of those incidents reported to the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program. For more information in reference to this data collection, see Detailed Assault Data.