Table 50

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Time of Incident, 1998–2007
Time Total 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Number of victim officers 759 81 65 83 76 75 81 82 67 66 83
Total A.M. hours 348 36 34 42 31 28 43 39 32 26 37
12:01 a.m.–2 a.m. 84 7 8 11 10 5 13 8 9 5 8
2:01 a.m.–4 a.m. 76 8 6 9 4 3 11 14 7 5 9
4:01 a.m.–6 a.m. 44 4 7 5 4 2 4 2 9 4 3
6:01 a.m.–8 a.m. 43 8 4 4 5 6 5 4 0 5 2
8:01 a.m.–10 a.m. 49 3 5 8 4 4 5 6 4 2 8
10:01 a.m.–Noon 52 6 4 5 4 8 5 5 3 5 7
Total P.M. hours 404 43 29 40 45 46 38 43 34 40 46
12:01 p.m.–2 p.m. 77 5 9 9 7 9 6 7 6 9 10
2:01 p.m.–4 p.m. 76 11 5 8 10 7 10 11 4 3 7
4:01 p.m.–6 p.m. 53 9 4 2 2 8 3 4 5 10 6
6:01 p.m.–8 p.m. 61 9 3 6 8 7 7 6 9 3 3
8:01 p.m.–10 p.m. 63 4 2 8 9 8 6 3 5 6 12
10:01 p.m.–Midnight 74 5 6 7 9 7 6 12 5 9 8
Not reported 7 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0

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