Table 36

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Distance Between Victim Officer and Offender, 1998–2007
Distance in feet Total 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Number of victim officers killed with firearms 508 58 41 47 61 51 45 54 50 46 55
0–5 254 26 19 25 29 25 24 24 31 24 27
6–10 95 7 9 6 17 9 12 8 9 8 10
11–20 57 8 4 4 5 8 3 11 4 4 6
21–50 40 8 3 4 5 3 3 5 3 1 5
Over 50 38 7 5 5 3 4 3 1 2 4 4
Not reported 24 2 1 3 2 2 0 5 1 5 3

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