Table 58

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Race and Sex of Victim Officer, 1999–2008
Victim officer 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
Race White 664 60 73 66 69 74 75 59 59 70 59
Black 57 3 8 7 2 6 5 7 4 8 7
Asian/Pacific Islander 12 1 1 1 0 1 2 1 3 1 1
American Indian/Alaskan Native 6 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1
Sex Male 702 62 79 70 69 78 76 64 64 79 61
Female 44 3 4 6 6 3 6 3 2 4 7

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