Table 5

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Month of Incident, 1997-2006

Month Total 1997 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Number of victim officers 562 70 61 42 51 70 56 52 57 55 48
January 48 6 9 4 4 3 8 3 4 6 1
February 44 9 1 3 3 7 3 3 6 3 6
March 50 4 3 6 5 7 4 4 6 6 5
April 50 8 4 5 3 3 4 9 6 6 2
May 51 5 9 3 2 6 7 6 1 6 6
June 46 1 7 2 7 7 1 7 7 3 4
July 44 4 7 3 5 7 5 4 5 4 0
August 65 9 6 1 5 9 7 6 8 7 7
September 41 7 4 1 4 7 4 1 5 3 5
October 42 8 2 10 5 3 2 1 3 2 6
November 35 4 4 1 2 6 7 1 2 7 1
December 46 5 5 3 6 5 4 7 4 2 5

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