Table 42

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Age Group of Known Offender, 1999–2008
Age group Total 1999 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Number of known offenders 588 49 66 74 63 58 61 56 55 64 42
Under 18 33 3 4 2 3 3 3 2 3 7 3
18–24 224 24 21 35 24 24 19 19 24 26 8
25–30 114 10 12 12 11 13 12 15 9 10 10
31–35 63 4 3 11 8 4 8 8 7 6 4
36–40 46 6 6 4 4 7 6 2 2 4 5
41–45 36 1 3 3 5 0 6 2 6 3 7
46–50 21 0 4 4 0 1 0 6 1 2 3
51–55 22 1 4 2 3 4 2 0 2 3 1
56–60 13 0 3 0 2 1 3 0 1 2 1
Over 60 11 0 2 1 3 1 2 2 0 0 0
Not reported 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Average age 30 27 32 29 31 29 31 30 29 28 32

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