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Table 36

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Number Slain While Wearing Body Armor
by Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 1995-2004
Firearm/Ammunition
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Total
313 32 31 27 33 27 29 38 34 31 31
Handgun
222 21 29 20 19 17 19 29 23 23 22
.22 Caliber
6 0 1 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0
.25 Caliber
10 2 2 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
.32 Caliber
6 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
.357 Caliber
14 0 2 0 3 2 1 2 3 1 0
.357 Magnum
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
.38 Caliber
25 4 3 4 2 3 1 0 2 2 4
.380 Caliber
18 2 4 2 1 0 1 1 3 3 1
.40 Caliber
32 2 1 2 0 1 5 2 6 8 5
.41 Magnum
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.44 Caliber
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Magnum
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
.45 Caliber
29 3 3 3 3 1 2 4 3 3 4
.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
59 5 5 5 7 7 4 12 4 5 5
9x18 Millimeter
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Millimeter
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Size not reported
7 0 4 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Rifle
71 9 2 5 13 7 6 6 8 8 7
.223 Caliber
14 0 0 1 6 1 3 1 0 2 0
.25-06 Caliber
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.30 Caliber
7 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 2 0 0
.30-06 Caliber
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30-30 Caliber
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
.300 Caliber
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
7.62x39 Millimeter
36 8 0 2 5 6 1 4 3 3 4
7.62x54R Millimeter
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Size not reported
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Shotgun
20 2 0 2 1 3 4 3 3 0 2
12 Gauge
17 2 0 1 1 3 3 3 2 0 2
20 Gauge
2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Size not reported
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0