Table 76

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted
Region, Geographic Division, and State by Type of Weapon, 2005


Area Total Firearm Knife or
other cutting
instrument
Blunt
instrument
Bomb Vehicle Personal
weapons
Threat Other
Total 1,882 161 8 16 0 120 605 289 683
NORTHEAST 44 3 1 3 0 5 24 7 1
New England 16 0 0 0 0 2 10 3 1
Connecticut 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Maine 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Massachusetts 7 0 0 0 0 2 3 2 0
New Hampshire 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Rhode Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vermont 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0
Middle Atlantic 28 3 1 3 0 3 14 4 0
New Jersey 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
New York 10 3 1 0 0 2 1 3 0
Pennsylvania 12 0 0 3 0 1 7 1 0
MIDWEST 412 8 2 2 0 17 169 204 10
East North Central 43 4 0 1 0 3 31 2 2
Illinois 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Indiana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michigan 29 3 0 0 0 3 22 1 0
Ohio 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1
Wisconsin 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0
West North Central 369 4 2 1 0 14 138 202 8
Iowa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kansas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Missouri 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0
Nebraska 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
North Dakota 156 2 0 0 0 0 51 102 1
South Dakota 197 0 0 1 0 13 78 99 6
SOUTH 463 56 3 3 0 41 206 38 116
South Atlantic 173 12 2 1 0 17 119 14 8
Delaware 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
District of Columbia 102 2 0 1 0 10 83 1 5
Florida 19 1 0 0 0 0 8 10 0
Georgia 16 7 0 0 0 3 3 3 0
Maryland 19 2 2 0 0 3 10 0 2
North Carolina 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
South Carolina 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Virginia 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
West Virginia 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
East South Central 16 0 0 0 0 0 13 1 2
Alabama 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0
Kentucky 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mississippi 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Tennessee 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0
West South Central 274 44 1 2 0 24 74 23 106
Arkansas 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
Louisiana 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oklahoma 9 3 0 0 0 1 5 0 0
Texas 258 37 0 2 0 23 67 23 106
WEST 952 90 2 8 0 57 203 36 556
Mountain 493 57 0 4 0 46 125 19 242
Arizona 453 54 0 3 0 43 99 13 241
Colorado 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
Idaho 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montana 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nevada 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
New Mexico 15 1 0 1 0 2 6 4 1
Utah 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
Wyoming 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0
Pacific 459 33 2 4 0 11 78 17 314
Alaska 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
California 451 32 2 2 0 10 75 17 313
Hawaii 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oregon 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Washington 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
PUERTO RICO AND OTHER OUTLYING AREAS 10 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 0
American Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mariana Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 10 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FOREIGN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Mexico 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

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