Table 57

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Population Group of Victim Officer's Agency by Type of Assignment, 2005


Population group Total 2-Officer vehicle 1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Total67 6 37 9 1 0 4 10 0
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
Group II (cities 100,000 - 249,999) 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Group III (cities 50,000 - 99,999) 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Group IV (cities 25,000 - 49,999) 7 0 4 2 0 0 0 1 0
Group V (cities 10,000 - 24,999) 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 8 1 3 0 0 0 2 2 0
Metropolitan counties 15 0 11 2 0 0 0 2 0
Nonmetropolitan counties 6 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0
State agencies 12 1 6 3 0 0 1 1 0
Federal agencies 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Puerto Rico and Other Outlying Areas 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0

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