Table 62

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
State and Agency by Circumstance at Scene of Incident, 2006

State Agency Total Automobile accidents Motorcycle accidents Aircraft accidents Struck by vehicles Accidental shootings Drownings Falls Other
Number of victim officers Total 66 38 8 3 13 4 0 0 0
ALABAMA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Autauga County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ARIZONA Total 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gilbert 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tempe 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Ajo 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ARKANSAS Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lafayette County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CALIFORNIA Total 9 4 1 0 3 1 0 0 0
Covina 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Oakland 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Rancho Cucamonga 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Kern County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles County 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
San Francisco 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CONNECTICUT Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
New Haven 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
FLORIDA Total 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Broward County 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Lee County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GEORGIA Total 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atlanta 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bryan County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Effingham County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HAWAII Total 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Honolulu 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
ILLINOIS Total 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cahokia 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Calhoun County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chicago 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cook County Sheriff's Police 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hardin County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Champaign 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
INDIANA Total 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Lake County 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
State Police, Plainfield 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
KENTUCKY Total 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bowling Green 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
State Police, Pikeville 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LOUISIANA Total 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Baton Rouge 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
DeRidder 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
MICHIGAN Total 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Chelsea 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
MISSISSIPPI Total 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pascagoula 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MONTANA Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
West Yellowstone 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yellowstone County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW JERSEY Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Watchung 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW MEXICO Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Espanola 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW YORK Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Albany 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Oneida 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OHIO Total 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fairfield County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Gallipolis 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OKLAHOMA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Broken Arrow 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PENNSYLVANIA Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Upper Saucon Township 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SOUTH CAROLINA Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Aiken County 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TENNESSEE Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fayette County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Knox County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEXAS Total 5 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Department of Public Safety, Hereford 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Department of Public Safety, Monahans 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Department of Public Safety, Mission 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fort Worth 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Val Verde County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
UTAH Total 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Uintah County 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
VIRGINIA Total 5 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0
Norfolk 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Portsmouth County 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Powhatan County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Courtland 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
State Police, Winchester 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
WASHINGTON Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Seattle 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WISCONSIN Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eau Claire County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WYOMING Total 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cheyenne 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
PUERTO RICO AND OTHER OUTLYING AREAS Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico, Santurce 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

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