Table 28

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
State and Agency by Type of Weapon, 2008
State Agency Total Total
firearms
Handgun Rifle Shotgun Knife or
other cutting
instrument
Bomb Blunt
instrument
Personal
weapons
Vehicle Other
Number of victim officers Total 41 35 25 6 4 0 2 0 0 4 0
ARIZONA Total 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Tucson 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Border Patrol, Yuma 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
CALIFORNIA Total 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Los Angeles 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Martinez 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yolo County 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FLORIDA Total 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fort Myers 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Miami 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okaloosa County 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
GEORGIA Total 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DeKalb County Police 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ILLINOIS Total 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chicago 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
KENTUCKY Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bell County 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
LOUISIANA Total 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Lafourche Parish 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
New Orleans 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MARYLAND Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Prince George's County Police 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MICHIGAN Total 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oak Park 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MISSOURI Total 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kirkwood 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
University City 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NORTH CAROLINA Total 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Caldwell County 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Highway Patrol, Asheville 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OHIO Total 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cleveland 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Twinsburg 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
OREGON Total 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
State Police, Salem 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Woodburn 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
PENNSYLVANIA Total 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Federal Bureau of Investigation, Pittsburgh 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Philadelphia 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SOUTH CAROLINA Total 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colleton County 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Orangeburg County 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TENNESSEE Total 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Grundy County 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEXAS Total 3 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Department of Public Safety, Jefferson 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harris County Constable's Office 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Houston 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
VIRGINIA Total 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chesapeake 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fredericksburg 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Virginia Beach 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WASHINGTON Total 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skagit County 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Forest Service, Vancouver 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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