Table 34

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 1997-2006

Distance in feet Total 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Number of victim officers killed with firearms 521 68 58 41 47 61 51 45 54 50 46
0 - 5 263 36 26 19 25 29 25 24 24 31 24
6 - 10 96 11 7 9 6 17 9 12 8 9 8
11 - 20 60 9 8 4 4 5 8 3 11 4 4
21 - 50 42 7 8 3 4 5 3 3 5 3 1
Over 50 39 5 7 5 5 3 4 3 1 2 4
Not reported 21 0 2 1 3 2 2 0 5 1 5


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