Table 1

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Region, Geographic Division, and State, 1999–2008
Area Total 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Number of victim officers 530 42 51 70 56 52 57 55 48 58 41
NORTHEAST 46 5 0 3 5 3 8 5 7 7 3
New England 8 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 2 0
Connecticut 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Maine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Massachusetts 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
New Hampshire 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Rhode Island 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Vermont 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Atlantic 38 3 0 3 4 3 7 4 6 5 3
New Jersey 7 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 0
New York 15 0 0 0 2 2 4 2 3 2 0
Pennsylvania 16 1 0 2 2 0 3 2 2 1 3
MIDWEST 97 6 13 14 12 8 10 10 6 9 9
East North Central 72 4 8 12 10 7 9 3 5 8 6
Illinois 18 2 1 6 2 0 1 0 2 1 3
Indiana 14 1 2 2 0 3 2 0 1 3 0
Michigan 18 1 2 3 3 1 4 1 1 1 1
Ohio 15 0 2 1 3 1 1 2 1 2 2
Wisconsin 7 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0
West North Central 25 2 5 2 2 1 1 7 1 1 3
Iowa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kansas 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
Minnesota 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
Missouri 14 1 3 1 1 0 1 3 0 1 3
Nebraska 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
North Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SOUTH 263 20 32 29 25 28 27 28 22 32 20
South Atlantic 125 10 15 13 11 15 10 13 11 14 13
Delaware 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
District of Columbia 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Florida 22 0 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 6 3
Georgia 25 5 6 2 1 1 1 5 2 0 2
Maryland 14 0 3 3 3 0 1 1 0 2 1
North Carolina 20 3 2 4 0 2 3 1 0 3 2
South Carolina 19 1 2 1 5 3 1 1 0 3 2
Virginia 20 1 0 1 1 7 0 3 4 0 3
West Virginia 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
East South Central 51 3 3 6 6 7 8 9 4 3 2
Alabama 14 0 0 0 2 3 5 1 2 1 0
Kentucky 9 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 1
Mississippi 12 1 0 3 1 0 0 6 1 0 0
Tennessee 16 1 3 1 2 3 3 0 1 1 1
West South Central 87 7 14 10 8 6 9 6 7 15 5
Arkansas 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Louisiana 25 0 3 0 2 3 6 2 2 5 2
Oklahoma 6 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
Texas 52 5 10 9 5 2 3 3 3 9 3
WEST 103 11 4 18 9 13 9 10 11 9 9
Mountain 37 4 1 9 3 3 3 4 4 4 2
Arizona 16 3 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 3 2
Colorado 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
Idaho 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Montana 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Nevada 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
New Mexico 7 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Utah 4 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pacific 66 7 3 9 6 10 6 6 7 5 7
Alaska 4 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
California 46 4 2 6 4 6 5 6 6 4 3
Hawaii 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Oregon 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Washington 10 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 2
PUERTO RICO AND OTHER OUTLYING AREAS 21 0 2 6 5 0 3 2 2 1 0
American Samoa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mariana Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 20 0 2 6 5 0 2 2 2 1 0
U.S. Virgin Islands 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0

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