Table 6

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Age Group of Victim Officer, 1998–2007
Age group 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
Under 25 35 7 1 5 6 1 2 3 2 1 7
25–30 115 18 10 12 17 11 13 9 9 9 7
31–35 126 10 14 10 13 16 9 12 15 10 17
36–40 103 7 9 9 15 12 8 9 9 17 8
41–45 61 11 2 4 3 6 10 6 12 3 4
46–50 51 3 3 6 5 6 5 6 7 3 7
51–55 34 3 1 3 7 3 2 6 1 4 4
56–60 9 1 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 0 1
Over 60 13 1 2 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 2
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Average age 37 35 36 37 37 37 38 39 37 38 37

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