Table 56

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Age Group of Victim Officer by Years of Service, 1998–2007
Age group Total Less than 1
year
1–5
years
6–10
years
11–15
years
16–20
years
21–25
years
26–30
years
Over 30
years
Years of
service not
reported
Number of victim officers 759 44 271 159 93 88 51 27 19 7
Under 25 52 15 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
25–30 162 18 118 26 0 0 0 0 0 0
31–35 159 6 60 66 24 2 0 0 0 1
36–40 122 3 26 32 35 24 0 0 0 2
41–45 91 0 13 16 15 33 14 0 0 0
46–50 72 1 10 9 8 17 19 7 1 0
51–55 51 0 4 8 8 2 13 12 3 1
56–60 33 0 3 1 3 6 5 7 8 0
Over 60 15 1 1 1 0 4 0 1 7 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

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