Table 5

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Month of Incident, 2000–2009
Month Total 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Number of victim officers 536 51 70 56 52 57 55 48 58 41 48
January 44 4 3 8 3 4 6 1 6 8 1
February 41 3 7 3 3 6 3 6 5 4 1
March 51 5 7 4 4 6 6 5 8 0 6
April 44 3 3 4 9 6 6 2 2 1 8
May 43 2 6 7 6 1 6 6 7 2 0
June 52 7 7 1 7 7 3 4 4 6 6
July 47 5 7 5 4 5 4 0 6 4 7
August 62 5 9 7 6 8 7 7 5 4 4
September 46 4 7 4 1 5 3 5 7 6 4
October 29 5 3 2 1 3 2 6 4 1 2
November 31 2 6 7 1 2 7 1 0 1 4
December 46 6 5 4 7 4 2 5 4 4 5

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