U.S. Postal Inspection Service
In 2011, 7 officers from the U.S. Postal Inspection Service were assaulted, and 2 of these officers were injured.
Type of activity
Officers from the U.S. Postal Inspection Service were performing the following activities at the time they were attacked:
- 4 officers were on patrol or guard duty.
- 3 officers were performing other duties.
Personal weapons such as hands, fists, or feet were used against all 7 U.S. Postal Inspection Service officers during the attacks.
In the attacks on U.S. Postal Inspection Service officers, law enforcement authorities identified 7 offenders, and of these:
- 4 were found guilty.
- 2 were awaiting trial.
- 1 was found incompetent to stand trial.