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Table 51

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Profile of Victim Officers, Age Groups, 1995-2004
Victim officers
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Total
717 59 52 63 81 65 83 76 75 81 82
Age (years)
                     
Under 25
50 4 2 7 9 5 6 3 5 7 2
25 - 30
170 21 18 15 18 14 19 19 13 14 19
31 - 40
250 19 23 20 20 24 26 27 29 34 28
Over 40
244 15 9 20 34 21 32 27 27 26 33
Age not reported
3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Average years of age
37 35 35 36 38 36 38 38 38 37 39