Table 35

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed with Firearms
Type of Firearm and Size of Ammunition, 2000–2009
Type of firearm Size of ammunition Total 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Number of victim officers killed with firearms Total 490 47 61 51 45 54 50 46 56 35 45
Handgun Total 357 33 46 38 34 36 42 36 39 25 28
.22 Caliber 16 4 1 2 1 0 2 2 3 0 1
.22 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.25 Caliber 7 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
.32 Caliber 8 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1
.357 Caliber 17 1 2 3 2 2 3 1 0 0 3
.357 Magnum 12 0 2 0 1 3 1 3 1 0 1
.38 Caliber 38 4 2 3 3 4 7 3 5 6 1
.380 Caliber 35 3 5 4 5 1 5 5 2 3 2
.40 Caliber 66 5 5 7 10 5 10 10 2 7 5
.41 Magnum 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Caliber 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 1
.44 Magnum 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
.45 Caliber 39 4 6 4 5 6 5 1 5 1 2
.50 Caliber 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7.62x25 Millimeter 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Millimeter 91 8 17 11 5 10 7 8 11 3 11
10 Millimeter 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Not reported 8 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 3 1 0
Rifle Total 94 10 11 10 10 13 3 8 8 6 15
.22 Caliber 6 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3
.223 Caliber 13 3 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 2 2
.25-06 Caliber 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.270 Caliber 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.280 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
.30 Caliber 7 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.30-06 Caliber 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 1
.30-30 Caliber 6 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
.300 Caliber 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
.308 Caliber 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
.44 Caliber 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
.44 Magnum 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5.45x39 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5.56 Millimeter 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7 Millimeter 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
7.62x39 Millimeter 35 1 6 3 3 9 2 4 2 1 4
9 Millimeter 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Not reported 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
Shotgun Total 38 4 4 3 1 5 5 2 8 4 2
12 Gauge 33 3 4 2 1 5 4 2 7 3 2
16 Gauge 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
20 Gauge 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Not reported 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Not reported 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

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