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Table 62

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
State and Agency by Circumstance at Scene of Incident, 2004
State/Agency
Total Automobile accidents Motorcycle accidents Aircraft accidents Struck by vehicles Accidental shootings Drownings Falls Other (Detail)
Total
82 48 10 3 10 4 3 1 3  
ALABAMA
4 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0  
Liquefied Petroleum Gas Board, Montgomery
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Covington County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Mobile
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Prattville
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
ARIZONA
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0  
Apache County
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Phoenix
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0  
U.S. Border Patrol, Tucson
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
CALIFORNIA
7 2 4 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Highway Patrol, San Bernardino
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Kern County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Los Angeles County
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Oakland
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
San Bernardino County
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Tuolumne County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Westminster
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
COLORADO
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Larimer County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
DELAWARE
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
State Police, Lewes
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
FLORIDA
8 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Brevard County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Hendry County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Highway Patrol, Deland
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Hillsborough County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
North Miami Beach
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Ormond Beach
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
St. Johns County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
U.S. Secret Service, Tampa
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
GEORGIA
3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Columbia County
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Henry County Police
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Richmond County
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
HAWAII
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
Honolulu
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
National Park Service, Haleakala
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (struck by rock)
ILLINOIS
5 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0  
Chicago
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Drug Enforcement Administration, Chicago
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Joliet
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Peoria
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Williamson County
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
INDIANA
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
Newton County
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (electrocution)
Putnam County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
LOUISIANA
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
New Orleans
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
MARYLAND
2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
State Police, College Park
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Transportation Authority Police, Baltimore
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
MICHIGAN
3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Bloomfield Township
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Clinton County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Otsego County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
MINNESOTA
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, St. Paul
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
MISSISSIPPI
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Clarke County
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
MISSOURI
2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
Joplin
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (explosion)
Riverview
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
NEVADA
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Washoe County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
NEW JERSEY
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
State Police, West Trenton
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
NEW YORK
5 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0  
Allegany County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
New York
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0  
Schenectady
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Suffolk County Police
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Village of Patchogue Public Safety
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
NORTH CAROLINA
2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Franklin County
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Tabor City
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
OHIO
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Columbus
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
PENNSYLVANIA
4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Elk Lick Township
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Lititz Borough
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Reading
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Upper Dublin Township
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TENNESSEE
4 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Harriman
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Memphis
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Nashville
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Shelby County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TEXAS
13 8 0 1 2 0 2 0 0  
Austin
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Beaumont
1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Celeste
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Chambers County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Comanche County
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Department of Public Safety, Kerrville
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Grapevine
1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
Harris County Constable
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Houston
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Prairie View
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
River Oaks
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
U.S. Border Patrol, McAllen
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0  
WASHINGTON
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Tacoma
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
WISCONSIN
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Sheboygan County
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
U.S. TERRITORIES
3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Puerto Rico
3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Carolina
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Catano
2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0