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Table 31

Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed

Circumstance at Scene of Incident by Type of Weapon, 2011

Circumstance Total Total
firearms
Handgun Rifle Shotgun Knife or
other cutting
instrument
Bomb Blunt
instrument
Personal
weapons
Vehicle Other
Number of victim officers Total 72 63 50 7 6 1 0 0 2 6 0
Disturbance call Total 7 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disturbance (bar fight, person with firearm, etc.) 5 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Domestic disturbance (family quarrel, etc.) 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Arrest situation Total 23 20 20 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Burglary in progress/pursuing burglary suspect 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery in progress/pursuing robbery suspect 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Drug-related matter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Attempting other arrest 18 15 15 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Civil disorder (mass disobedience, riot, etc.) Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Handling, transporting, custody of prisoner Total 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Investigating suspicious person/circumstance Total 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ambush situation Total 15 15 9 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Entrapment/premeditation 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unprovoked attack 13 13 7 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Investigative activity (surveillance, search, interview, etc.) Total 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Handling person with mental illness Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Traffic pursuit/stop Total 11 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Felony vehicle stop 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Traffic violation stop 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tactical situation (barricaded offender, hostage taking, high-risk entry, etc.) Total 9 9 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0