Table 5

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Month of Incident, 1999–2008
Month 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
January 47 4 4 3 8 3 4 6 1 6 8
February 43 3 3 7 3 3 6 3 6 5 4
March 51 6 5 7 4 4 6 6 5 8 0
April 41 5 3 3 4 9 6 6 2 2 1
May 46 3 2 6 7 6 1 6 6 7 2
June 48 2 7 7 1 7 7 3 4 4 6
July 43 3 5 7 5 4 5 4 0 6 4
August 59 1 5 9 7 6 8 7 7 5 4
September 43 1 4 7 4 1 5 3 5 7 6
October 37 10 5 3 2 1 3 2 6 4 1
November 28 1 2 6 7 1 2 7 1 0 1
December 44 3 6 5 4 7 4 2 5 4 4

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