Table 5

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Month of Incident, 1998–2007
Month Total 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Number of victim officers 549 61 42 51 70 56 52 57 55 48 57
January 48 9 4 4 3 8 3 4 6 1 6
February 40 1 3 3 7 3 3 6 3 6 5
March 54 3 6 5 7 4 4 6 6 5 8
April 44 4 5 3 3 4 9 6 6 2 2
May 53 9 3 2 6 7 6 1 6 6 7
June 49 7 2 7 7 1 7 7 3 4 4
July 46 7 3 5 7 5 4 5 4 0 6
August 61 6 1 5 9 7 6 8 7 7 5
September 41 4 1 4 7 4 1 5 3 5 7
October 37 2 10 5 3 2 1 3 2 6 3
November 31 4 1 2 6 7 1 2 7 1 0
December 45 5 3 6 5 4 7 4 2 5 4

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