Table 59

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Population Group of Victim Officer's Agency by Type of Assignment, 2007
Population group Total 2-Officer
vehicle
1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off
duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Number of victim officers 83 4 42 11 1 1 8 15 1
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 7 0 4 1 0 1 1 0 0
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 6 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 8 0 1 3 0 0 2 2 0
Metropolitan counties 19 1 9 5 0 0 1 3 0
Nonmetropolitan counties 6 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
State 14 0 10 1 0 0 0 3 0
Federal 9 2 1 0 1 0 1 4 0
Puerto Rico and Other Outlying Areas 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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