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Table 35

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 2001–2010

Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Number of victim officers
killed with firearms
Total 498 61 51 45 54 50 46 56 35 45 55
Handgun Total 362 46 38 34 36 42 36 39 25 28 38
.22 Caliber 13 1 2 1 0 2 2 3 0 1 1
.22 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
.25 Caliber 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
.32 Caliber 7 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0
.357 Caliber 18 2 3 2 2 3 1 0 0 3 2
.357 Magnum 12 2 0 1 3 1 3 1 0 1 0
.38 Caliber 39 2 3 3 4 7 3 5 6 1 5
.380 Caliber 34 5 4 5 1 5 5 2 3 2 2
.40 Caliber 69 5 7 10 5 10 10 2 7 5 8
.41 Magnum 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Caliber 7 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1 0
.44 Magnum 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
.45 Caliber 41 6 4 5 6 5 1 5 1 2 6
.50 Caliber 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
7.62x25 Millimeter 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 95 17 11 5 10 7 8 11 3 11 12
10 Millimeter 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Not reported 9 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 1 0 2
Rifle Total 99 11 10 10 13 3 8 8 6 15 15
.22 Caliber 6 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 0
.223 Caliber 13 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 2 2 3
.25-06 Caliber 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.280 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.30 Caliber 6 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
.30-06 Caliber 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 1 0
.30-30 Caliber 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
.300 Caliber 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.308 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
.44 Caliber 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5.45 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5.56 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 4 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 38 6 3 3 9 2 4 2 1 4 4
9 Millimeter 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Not reported 9 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
Shotgun Total 36 4 3 1 5 5 2 8 4 2 2
12 Gauge 32 4 2 1 5 4 2 7 3 2 2
16 Gauge 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
20 Gauge 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Not reported 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0