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Table 72

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted
Department and Agency
by Number of Victims and Known Assailants, 2003-2004
Department/Agency
Victims Known assailants
2003 2004 2003 2004
Total
437 681 422 630
Department of Homeland Security
231 311 285 351
Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement1
  29   29
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection
213 260 273 303
U.S. Secret Service
18 22 12 19
Department of the Interior
110 220 79 193
Bureau of Indian Affairs1
  108   108
National Park Service
106 111 75 84
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
4 1 4 1
Department of Justice
76 115 42 57
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
5 3 6 3
Drug Enforcement Administration2
24 33    
Federal Bureau of Investigation
24 29 13 19
U.S. Marshals Service
23 50 23 35
Department of the Treasury
6 2 3 2
Internal Revenue Service
0 0 0 0
Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration
6 2 3 2
U.S. Capitol Police
8 10 7 10
U.S. Postal Inspection Service
6 23 6 17

1Data for 2003 for the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Bureau of Indian Affairs were not available for inclusion in this table.

2The Drug Enforcement Administration did not report known assailant information for 2003 and 2004.