Table 50

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

Month Total 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Number of victim officers 739 63 81 65 83 76 75 81 82 67 66
January 58 4 8 6 10 7 6 5 4 2 6
February 58 7 8 4 7 9 4 5 5 3 6
March 44 4 6 3 5 6 2 3 4 6 5
April 43 6 6 4 3 4 0 5 7 2 6
May 70 5 6 9 9 4 9 7 13 4 4
June 59 4 7 5 9 4 10 7 5 5 3
July 68 3 6 5 9 3 7 9 14 8 4
August 55 5 3 4 7 8 5 5 5 5 8
September 80 8 9 5 8 10 9 6 10 10 5
October 82 7 8 7 10 9 7 8 9 10 7
November 62 9 5 4 2 6 7 14 2 5 8
December 60 1 9 9 4 6 9 7 4 7 4

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