Table 56

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Age Group of Victim Officer by Years of Service, 1999–2008
Age group Total Less than 1
year
1–5
years
6–10
years
11–15
years
16–20
years
21–25
years
26–30
years
Over 30
years
Years of
service not
reported
Number of victim officers 742 42 259 166 89 88 49 25 18 6
Under 25 45 15 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25–30 161 16 115 30 0 0 0 0 0 0
31–35 158 5 57 70 23 2 0 0 0 1
36–40 128 3 27 35 38 23 0 0 0 2
41–45 92 1 15 13 15 34 14 0 0 0
46–50 67 1 9 8 6 18 19 5 1 0
51–55 44 0 3 7 4 2 11 14 3 0
56–60 30 0 3 1 3 5 5 5 7 1
Over 60 15 1 0 2 0 4 0 1 7 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

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