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Table 13

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Use of Weapon During Incident, 1995-2004
Total
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004
594 74 61 70 61 42 51 70 56 52 57
Fired own weapon
126 15 13 22 10 8 13 12 12 10 11
Attempted to use own weapon
94 10 11 6 11 8 4 16 10 9 9
Did not use or attempt to use own weapon
293 39 25 37 31 20 28 37 25 21 30
Not reported
81 10 12 5 9 6 6 5 9 12 7
1The 72 deaths that resulted from the events of September 11, 2001, are not included in this table.