Table 14

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Own Weapons
Victim Officer's Type of Weapon,1 2000–2009
Type of weapon Size of ammunition of firearm Total 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Number of victim officers killed
with own weapons
Total 41 1 3 4 11 7 6 1 2 4 2
Handgun Total 39 1 3 4 10 6 6 1 2 4 2
.357 Caliber 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
.357 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.38 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
.40 Caliber 24 1 3 3 5 1 5 1 1 3 1
.45 Caliber 6 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 1
Rifle Total 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
.22 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Shotgun Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blunt instrument (baton) Total 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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