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Table 36

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms

Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 2001–2010

Distance in feet Total 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Number of victim officers
killed with firearms
498 61 51 45 54 50 46 56 35 45 55
0–5 243 29 25 24 24 31 24 27 19 19 21
6–10 90 17 9 12 8 9 8 10 3 7 7
11–20 69 5 8 3 11 4 4 7 8 9 10
21–50 37 5 3 3 5 3 1 5 1 5 6
Over 50 29 3 4 3 1 2 4 4 2 2 4
Not reported 30 2 2 0 5 1 5 3 2 3 7