Table 46

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Criminal History of Known Offender, 1998–2007
Criminal history Total 1998 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Number of known offenders 624 82 49 66 74 63 58 59 56 55 62
Prior criminal arrest 509 67 39 50 54 52 47 47 53 42 58
Convicted on prior criminal charge 375 39 30 31 42 38 42 37 41 30 45
Received juvenile conviction on prior criminal charge 101 12 8 3 9 8 16 15 8 8 14
Received parole/probation on prior criminal charge 298 29 23 25 31 34 29 32 34 22 39
Prior arrest for Crime of violence 261 32 20 27 24 22 28 28 25 25 30
Murder 26 6 0 4 3 2 3 2 1 3 2
Drug law violation 261 32 18 13 26 31 26 26 26 26 37
Assaulting an officer/resisting arrest 127 9 14 6 16 7 19 14 12 11 19
Weapons violation 224 27 18 22 23 21 17 23 21 24 28

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