Table 52

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Month of Incident, 1999–2008
Month Total 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Number of victim officers 746 65 83 76 75 81 82 67 66 83 68
January 55 6 10 7 6 5 4 2 6 2 7
February 55 4 7 9 4 5 5 3 6 6 6
March 43 3 5 6 2 3 4 6 5 6 3
April 45 4 3 4 0 5 7 2 6 14 0
May 74 9 9 4 9 7 13 4 4 9 6
June 60 5 9 4 10 7 5 5 3 8 4
July 66 5 9 3 7 9 14 8 4 4 3
August 61 4 7 8 5 5 5 5 8 6 8
September 75 5 8 10 9 6 10 10 5 3 9
October 90 7 10 9 7 8 9 10 7 14 9
November 64 4 2 6 7 14 2 5 8 7 9
December 58 9 4 6 9 7 4 7 4 4 4

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