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Table 37

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed

Number of Victim Officers Wearing Uniform, Body Armor, or Holster, 2001–2010

Victim officer Total 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Number of victim officers Total 541 70 56 52 57 55 48 58 41 48 56
Wearing uniform Total 416 48 47 45 42 43 32 41 31 40 47
Wearing body armor Total 348 41 37 35 32 34 27 36 32 36 38
In uniform 309 31 35 34 29 32 22 33 26 32 35
Not in uniform 38 10 2 1 3 2 4 3 6 4 3
Wearing uniform not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Wearing holster Total 497 63 51 51 53 49 43 52 37 45 53
In uniform 411 48 46 45 42 43 32 40 30 39 46
Not in uniform 85 15 5 6 11 6 10 12 7 6 7
Wearing uniform not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  • 1The deaths of the 72 law enforcement officers that resulted from the events of September 11, 2001, are not included in this table.