Table 46

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Criminal History of Known Offender, 2000–2009
Criminal history 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
Prior criminal arrest 476 50 54 52 47 49 53 42 60 36 33
Convicted on prior criminal charge 361 31 42 38 42 39 41 30 46 24 28
Received juvenile conviction on prior criminal charge 94 3 9 8 16 15 8 8 14 5 8
Received parole/probation on prior criminal charge 291 25 31 34 29 34 34 22 39 17 26
Prior arrest for Crime of violence 253 27 24 22 28 30 25 25 32 17 23
Murder 23 4 3 2 3 2 1 3 2 1 2
Drug law violation 246 13 26 31 26 27 26 26 38 20 13
Assaulting an officer/resisting arrest 122 6 16 7 19 15 12 11 20 7 9
Weapons violation 214 22 23 21 17 25 21 24 29 14 18

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