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Table 7

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Profile of Victim Officers, Years of Service, 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
Less than 1 year of service
26 9 2 4 2 1 3 1 0 2 2
1 - 4 years of service
171 16 24 16 23 14 17 21 15 13 12
5 - 10 years of service
181 19 18 29 14 13 13 19 20 18 18
Over 10 years of service
209 30 14 19 22 14 18 29 21 19 23
Years of service not reported
7 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Average years of service
10 10 8 10 9 9 9 11 10 10 12
1The 72 deaths that resulted from the events of September 11, 2001, are not included in this table.