Table 12

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Victim Officer's Use of Weapon During Incident, 1998–2007
Victim officer 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
Fired own weapon 113 10 8 13 12 12 10 11 15 11 11
Attempted to use own weapon 96 11 8 4 16 10 9 9 6 7 16
Did not use or attempt to use own weapon 263 31 20 28 37 25 21 30 24 22 25
Use of weapon not reported 77 9 6 6 5 9 12 7 10 8 5

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