Table 54

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Years of Service of Victim Officer, 1998–2007
Years of service 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
Less than 1 44 5 6 4 5 4 6 4 3 3 4
1–5 271 31 20 30 26 27 28 27 26 24 32
6–10 159 11 12 12 15 15 16 19 15 20 24
11–15 93 13 9 11 8 14 13 7 6 5 7
16–20 88 9 10 10 8 6 8 12 8 9 8
21–25 51 5 2 10 8 5 6 5 5 1 4
26–30 27 5 2 5 4 1 3 4 1 1 1
Over 30 19 0 1 1 2 2 1 4 3 3 2
Not reported 7 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Average years of service 10 10 10 11 11 10 10 11 10 10 9

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