Table 16

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Population Group/Agency Type of Victim Officer's Agency by Type of Assignment, 1999–2008
Population group/agency type Total 2-Officer
vehicle
1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off
duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Number of victim officers 530 50 167 138 4 0 25 97 49
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 103 21 21 22 0 0 5 26 8
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 48 3 10 19 0 0 1 7 8
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 25 0 12 9 0 0 1 2 1
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 24 0 9 8 0 0 2 4 1
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 34 2 8 12 1 0 3 6 2
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 60 5 26 15 1 0 1 7 5
Metropolitan counties 101 7 30 30 0 0 6 17 11
Nonmetropolitan counties 63 3 28 16 0 0 2 14 0
State agencies 42 4 22 6 0 0 3 5 2
Federal agencies 10 0 1 1 2 0 1 4 1
Puerto Rico and Other Outlying Areas 20 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 10

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