Table 6

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Age Group of Victim Officer, 2000-2009
Age group 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
Under 25 30 5 6 1 2 3 2 1 7 2 1
25–30 103 12 17 11 13 9 9 9 7 7 9
31–35 117 10 13 16 9 12 15 10 17 7 8
36–40 109 9 15 12 8 9 9 17 8 11 11
41–45 64 4 3 6 10 6 12 3 4 3 13
46–50 52 6 5 6 5 6 7 3 7 4 3
51–55 36 3 7 3 2 6 1 4 5 5 0
56–60 13 0 2 1 1 3 0 0 1 2 3
Over 60 10 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 2 0 0
Not reported 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Average age 38 37 37 37 38 39 37 38 38 39 38

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