Table 54

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed
Years of Service of Victim Officer, 2000-2009
Years of service 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
Less than 1 39 4 5 4 6 4 3 3 4 3 3
1–5 258 30 26 27 28 27 26 24 32 19 19
6–10 166 12 15 15 16 19 15 20 24 18 12
11–15 84 11 8 14 13 7 6 5 7 9 4
16–20 81 10 8 6 8 12 8 9 8 9 3
21–25 49 10 8 5 6 5 5 1 4 3 2
26–30 27 5 4 1 3 4 1 1 1 3 4
Over 30 21 1 2 2 1 4 3 3 2 3 0
Not reported 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Average years of service 10 11 11 10 10 11 10 10 9 11 9

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