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Table 44

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Profile of Known Assailants, Criminal History, 1995-2004
Known assailants
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004
Total
696 93 85 70 82 49 66 74 61 58 58
Prior criminal arrest
538 73 58 56 67 39 50 51 50 47 47
Convicted on prior criminal charge
393 47 43 46 39 30 31 41 37 42 37
Received juvenile conviction on prior criminal charge
89 6 8 4 12 8 3 9 8 16 15
Received parole/probation on prior criminal charge
300 32 36 30 29 23 25 31 33 29 32
Prior arrest for
                     
Crime of violence
268 31 27 31 32 20 27 23 21 28 28
Murder
24 3 1 2 6 0 4 1 2 3 2
Drug law violation
256 37 20 28 32 18 13 26 30 26 26
Assaulting an officer/resisting arrest
118 11 7 15 9 14 6 16 7 19 14
Weapons violation
229 25 28 30 27 18 22 20 19 17 23
1The 14 known assailants involved in the events of September 11, 2001, are not included in this table.