Table 35

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 1999–2008
Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Number of victim officers killed with firearms Total 486 41 47 61 51 45 54 50 46 56 35
Handgun Total 354 25 33 46 38 34 36 42 36 39 25
.22 Caliber 16 1 4 1 2 1 0 2 2 3 0
.22 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.25 Caliber 8 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0
.32 Caliber 7 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 0
.357 Caliber 16 2 1 2 3 2 2 3 1 0 0
.357 Magnum 11 0 0 2 0 1 3 1 3 1 0
.38 Caliber 41 4 4 2 3 3 4 7 3 5 6
.380 Caliber 33 0 3 5 4 5 1 5 5 2 3
.40 Caliber 63 2 5 5 7 10 5 10 10 2 7
.41 Magnum 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Caliber 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4
.44 Magnum 5 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
.45 Caliber 38 1 4 6 4 5 6 5 1 5 1
.50 Caliber 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
7.62x25 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 92 12 8 17 11 5 10 7 8 11 3
10 Millimeter 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Not reported 9 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 1
Rifle Total 90 11 10 11 10 10 13 3 8 8 6
.22 Caliber 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
.223 Caliber 12 1 3 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 2
.25-06 Caliber 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
.270 Caliber 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30 Caliber 7 0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
.30-06 Caliber 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
.30-30 Caliber 5 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
.300 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.308 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.44 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
5.56 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
7.62x39 Millimeter 40 9 1 6 3 3 9 2 4 2 1
Not reported 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1
Shotgun Total 41 5 4 4 3 1 5 5 2 8 4
12 Gauge 36 5 3 4 2 1 5 4 2 7 3
16 Gauge 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
20 Gauge 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Not reported 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

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