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Table 6

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Profile of Victim Officers, Age Groups, 1995-2004
Victim officers
Total 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004
Total
594 74 61 70 61 42 51 70 56 52 57
Under 25 years
35 6 3 1 7 1 5 6 1 2 3
25 - 30 years
149 19 20 20 18 10 12 17 11 13 9
31 - 40 years
218 18 22 25 17 23 19 28 28 17 21
Over 40 years
187 31 13 24 19 8 15 19 16 20 22
Age not reported
5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Average years of age
37 38 35 37 35 36 37 37 37 38 39
1The 72 deaths that resulted from the events of September 11, 2001, are not included in this table.