Table 58

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Race and Sex of Victim Officer, 1998–2007
Victim officer 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
Race White 673 68 60 73 66 69 74 75 59 59 70
Black 56 6 3 8 7 2 6 5 7 4 8
Asian/Pacific Islander 13 2 1 1 1 0 1 2 1 3 1
American Indian/Alaskan Native 11 5 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4
Sex Male 714 73 62 79 70 69 78 76 64 64 79
Female 45 8 3 4 6 6 3 6 3 2 4

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