U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

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There were 1,304 officers with the U.S. DHS who were assaulted in 2007. Of these, 165 officers sustained injuries. The following provides information by agency within the DHS:

Type of activity

At the time they were attacked, officers from the DHS were performing the following activities:


Dispositional information

Law enforcement authorities identified 51 suspects in the assaults on DHS officers. At the time of this report: