Table 46

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Criminal History of Known Offender, 1999–2008
Criminal history 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
Prior criminal arrest 482 39 50 54 52 47 49 53 42 60 36
Convicted on prior criminal charge 363 30 31 42 38 42 39 41 30 46 24
Received juvenile conviction on prior criminal charge 94 8 3 9 8 16 15 8 8 14 5
Received parole/probation on prior criminal charge 288 23 25 31 34 29 34 34 22 39 17
Prior arrest for Crime of violence 250 20 27 24 22 28 30 25 25 32 17
Murder 21 0 4 3 2 3 2 1 3 2 1
Drug law violation 251 18 13 26 31 26 27 26 26 38 20
Assaulting an officer/resisting arrest 127 14 6 16 7 19 15 12 11 20 7
Weapons violation 214 18 22 23 21 17 25 21 24 29 14

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