Table 77

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted
Extent of Injury of Victim Officer by Type of Weapon, 2005–2009
Year Extent of injury Total Firearm Knife or
other cutting
instrument
Bomb Blunt
instrument
Personal
weapons
Vehicle Threat Other
Number of victim officers Total 7,959 501 56 0 79 2,506 541 289 3,987
2005 Total 1,882 161 8 0 16 605 120 289 683
Killed 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Injured 309 16 1 0 6 229 31 0 26
Not injured 1,572 144 7 0 10 376 89 289 657
20061 Total 1,273 109 4 0 17 484 96   563
Killed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0
Injured 212 7 2 0 6 130 26   41
Not injured 1,061 102 2 0 11 354 70   522
20072 Total 1,650 71 17 0 14 553 131   864
Killed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0
Injured 257 3 5 0 3 191 21   34
Not injured 1,393 68 12 0 11 362 110   830
2008 Total 1,347 71 11 0 11 400 85   769
Killed 2 1 0 0 0 0 1   0
Injured 188 2 2 0 6 125 19   34
Not injured 1,157 68 9 0 5 275 65   735
2009 Total 1,807 89 16 0 21 464 109   1,108
Killed 1 1 0 0 0 0 0   0
Injured 181 6 3 0 8 83 18   63
Not injured 1,625 82 13 0 13 381 91   1,045

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