Table 64

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
State and Agency by Circumstance at Scene of Incident, 2007
State Agency Total Automobile
accident
Motorcycle
accident
Aircraft
accident
Struck by
vehicle
Accidental
shooting
Drowning Fall Other
Number of victim officers Total 83 49 6 3 12 4 2 1 6
ALABAMA Total 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Florence 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montgomery 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oxford 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
ARIZONA Total 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Casa Grande 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Mohave County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CALIFORNIA Total 7 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Calexico 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Dublin 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Winterhaven 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ripon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Riverside County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Indio 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
COLORADO Total 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Aurora 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Patrol, Commerce 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Metropolitan Police 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FLORIDA Total 8 3 0 0 4 0 0 0 1
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Lakeland 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, West Palm Beach 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Gainesville 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jacksonville 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Longwood 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Monroe County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Palm Beach County 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
GEORGIA Total 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bibb County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Boston 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Henry County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ILLINOIS Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Springfield 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
INDIANA Total 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Gary 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shelbyville 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
IOWA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Des Moines 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
KANSAS Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Macksville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
KENTUCKY Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Forest Hills 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LOUISIANA Total 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Alexandria 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Port Barre 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
St. Tammany Parish 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
MARYLAND Total 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Howard County Police 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Montgomery County Police 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
MASSACHUSETTS Total 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Boston College 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Boston 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MINNESOTA Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Minneapolis Park Police 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
MISSISSIPPI Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Coahoma County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kemper County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MISSOURI Total 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Buchanan County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greene County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washington County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MONTANA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Kalispell 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEVADA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bureau of Indian Affairs, Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribal Police 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW JERSEY Total 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Newark 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Lakewood Township 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW MEXICO Total 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rio Rancho 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Alamogordo 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Lordsburg 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEW YORK Total 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
State Police, Coxsackie 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
State Police, East Farmingdale 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NORTH CAROLINA Total 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Durham 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greenville 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Old Fort 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rocky Mount 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OHIO Total 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Euclid 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Massillon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
OREGON Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marion County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SOUTH CAROLINA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dorchester County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEXAS Total 14 5 2 3 2 1 1 0 0
Abilene 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaumont 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Department of Public Safety, Gilmer 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fannin County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harris County Constable 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Irving 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marion County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Parks and Wildlife Department, Fort Worth 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Plano 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Port of Corpus Christi 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Temple 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, El Paso 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, McAllen 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
VIRGINIA Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Campbell County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stafford County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WASHINGTON Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Walla Walla County 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WEST VIRGINIA Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
State Police, Charles Town 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PUERTO RICO AND OTHER OUTLYING AREAS Total 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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