Table 66

Law Enforcement Officers Assaulted
Circumstance at Scene of Incident by Population Group of Victim Officer's Agency and Percent Cleared,1 2006

Circumstance Total Percent cleared Group I Group II Group III Group IV Group V Group VI Metropolitan counties Nonmetropolitan counties
Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared Total Percent cleared
Number of victim officers 58,634 90.7 14,74489.2 7,059 90.8 6,473 91.7 4,725 91.7 4,111 91.0 4,420 90.3 14,95091.6 2,152 88.8
Disturbance calls 18,135 92.1 4,51789.2 2,453 93.2 2,414 92.8 1,522 92.8 1,438 93.0 1,355 91.4 3,85994.1 577 91.0
Burglaries in progress/pursuing burglary suspects 844 88.2 26879.9 85 90.6 83 94.0 101 90.1 61 85.2 59 88.1 17896.1 9 100.0
Robberies in progress/pursuing robbery suspects 517 87.0 19480.4 62 90.3 68 95.6 29 93.1 33 93.9 14 78.6 10787.9 10 100.0
Attempting other arrests 9,233 91.6 2,45792.4 1,226 86.8 1,045 91.0 844 93.6 738 91.6 775 90.5 1,80594.2 343 90.1
Civil disorders (mass disobedience, riot, etc.) 669 88.8 17184.2 105 94.3 101 94.1 90 94.4 46 89.1 60 86.7 6678.8 30 86.7
Handling, transporting, custody of prisoners 7,133 89.7 1,22292.1 609 95.6 617 89.8 508 87.6 476 88.9 470 91.1 2,83787.9 394 88.8
Investigating suspicious persons/circumstances 5,568 90.6 1,72689.5 745 89.1 670 90.6 507 92.7 369 88.1 446 90.1 98994.4 116 84.5
Ambush situations 179 76.0 6376.2 23 82.6 15 80.0 17 64.7 10 90.0 12 58.3 3177.4 8 75.0
Handling persons with mental illness 1,058 84.4 25069.6 119 87.4 118 94.1 99 85.9 75 88.0 102 90.2 25088.0 45 91.1
Traffic pursuits/stops 6,490 89.4 1,61987.5 771 88.7 605 90.9 486 93.0 431 89.8 558 90.3 1,72489.9 296 87.8
All other 8,808 90.3 2,25790.3 861 90.1 737 91.2 522 89.1 434 90.3 569 88.6 3,10491.2 324 85.8

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