Table 6

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Age Group of Victim Officer, 1999–2008
Age group 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
Under 25 30 1 5 6 1 2 3 2 1 7 2
25–30 104 10 12 17 11 13 9 9 9 7 7
31–35 123 14 10 13 16 9 12 15 10 17 7
36–40 107 9 9 15 12 8 9 9 17 8 11
41–45 53 2 4 3 6 10 6 12 3 4 3
46–50 52 3 6 5 6 5 6 7 3 7 4
51–55 37 1 3 7 3 2 6 1 4 5 5
56–60 10 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 0 1 2
Over 60 12 2 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 2 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Average age 37 36 37 37 37 38 39 37 38 38 39

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