Table 52

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Month of Incident, 2000–2009
Month Total 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Number of victim officers 728 83 76 75 81 82 67 66 83 68 47
January 58 10 7 6 5 4 2 6 2 7 9
February 54 7 9 4 5 5 3 6 6 6 3
March 42 5 6 2 3 4 6 5 6 3 2
April 46 3 4 0 5 7 2 6 14 0 5
May 71 9 4 9 7 13 4 4 9 6 6
June 58 9 4 10 7 5 5 3 8 4 3
July 64 9 3 7 9 14 8 4 4 3 3
August 61 7 8 5 5 5 5 8 6 8 4
September 72 8 10 9 6 10 10 5 3 9 2
October 87 10 9 7 8 9 10 7 14 9 4
November 62 2 6 7 14 2 5 8 7 9 2
December 53 4 6 9 7 4 7 4 4 4 4

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