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Table 23

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed

Circumstance at Scene of Incident by Type of Assignment, 2011

Circumstance Total 2-Officer
vehicle
1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off
duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Number of victim officers Total 72 3 16 30 1 0 1 10 11
Disturbance call Total 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 3
Disturbance (bar fight, person with firearm, etc.) 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3
Domestic disturbance (family quarrel, etc.) 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Arrest situation Total 23 1 3 11 1 0 0 4 3
Burglary in progress/pursuing burglary suspect 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery in progress/pursuing robbery suspect 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Drug-related matter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Attempting other arrest 18 0 3 10 1 0 0 4 0
Civil disorder (mass disobedience, riot, etc.) Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Handling, transporting, custody of prisoner Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Investigating suspicious person/circumstance Total 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0
Ambush situation Total 15 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 4
Entrapment/premeditation 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Unprovoked attack 13 0 7 2 0 0 0 0 4
Investigative activity (surveillance, search, interview, etc.) Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Handling person with mental illness Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Traffic pursuit/stop Total 11 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 1
Felony vehicle stop 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Traffic violation stop 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1
Tactical situation (barricaded offender, hostage taking, high-risk entry, etc.) Total 9 1 0 4 0 0 0 4 0
  • 1Includes detectives, officers on special assignments, undercover officers, and officers on other types of assignments not listed.