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Table 34

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Number Slain by Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 1995-2004
Firearm/Ammunition
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Total
545 63 57 68 58 41 47 61 51 45 54
Handgun
396 44 50 50 40 25 33 46 38 34 36
.22 Caliber
19 1 3 2 4 1 4 1 2 1 0
.25 Caliber
15 3 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 0 0
.32 Caliber
11 1 1 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 2
.32-20 Caliber
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
.357 Caliber
22 2 3 2 3 2 1 2 3 2 2
.357 Magnum
10 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 3
.38 Caliber
48 6 5 11 6 4 4 2 3 3 4
.380 Caliber
34 6 6 3 1 0 3 5 4 5 1
.40 Caliber
44 3 2 4 1 2 5 5 7 10 5
.41 Magnum
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.44 Caliber
4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
.44 Magnum
6 1 1 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0
.45 Caliber
43 4 4 4 5 1 4 6 4 5 6
.50 Caliber
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
7.62x25 Millimeter
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
9 Millimeter
116 13 12 14 14 12 8 17 11 5 10
9x18 Millimeter
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Millimeter
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Size not reported
16 1 7 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 1
Rifle
114 14 6 12 17 11 10 11 10 10 13
.22 Caliber
3 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
.223 Caliber
21 1 2 3 8 1 3 1 0 2 0
.25-06 Caliber
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
.270 Caliber
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
.30 Caliber
12 0 1 3 1 0 2 2 2 1 0
.30-06 Caliber
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
.30-30 Caliber
8 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1
.300 Caliber
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.308 Caliber
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Caliber
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.556 Millimeter
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
7 Millimeter
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
7.62x39 Millimeter
52 10 0 5 6 9 1 6 3 3 9
7.62x54R Millimeter
2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Size not reported
3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Shotgun
35 5 1 6 1 5 4 4 3 1 5
12 Gauge
29 4 0 4 1 5 3 4 2 1 5
16 Gauge
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Gauge
3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Size not reported
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0