Table 44

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Race and Sex of Known Offender, 2000–2009
Known offender Total 2000 20011 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Number of known offenders 584 66 74 63 58 61 56 57 66 42 41
Race White 327 46 44 39 31 27 36 25 35 20 24
Black 244 20 27 24 26 34 20 29 26 21 17
Asian/Pacific Islander 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0
American Indian/Alaskan Native 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Not reported 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
Sex Male 572 64 73 61 57 61 56 56 65 40 39
Female 12 2 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 2

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