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Table 60

Law Enforcement Officers Accidentally Killed

Population Group/Agency Type by Type of Assignment, 2002–2011

Population group/agency type Total 2-Officer
vehicle
1-Officer vehicle Foot patrol Other1 Off
duty
Alone Assisted Alone Assisted Alone Assisted
Number of victim officers 695 66 358 100 2 2 65 85 17
Group I (cities 250,000 and over) 75 16 33 13 0 0 3 6 4
Group II (cities 100,000–249,999) 40 8 18 8 0 1 1 4 0
Group III (cities 50,000–99,999) 35 1 15 10 0 0 2 5 2
Group IV (cities 25,000–49,999) 36 3 19 7 0 0 1 5 1
Group V (cities 10,000–24,999) 27 3 13 3 0 0 4 4 0
Group VI (cities under 10,000) 66 4 31 10 0 0 12 9 0
Metropolitan counties 157 9 84 24 0 0 15 19 6
Nonmetropolitan counties 75 4 50 7 0 0 7 6 1
State agencies 129 8 78 14 0 0 16 13 0
Federal agencies 38 4 13 3 2 1 4 9 2
Puerto Rico and other
outlying areas
17 6 4 1 0 0 0 5 1
  • 1Includes detectives, officers on special assignments, undercover officers, and officers on other types of assignments not listed.