2013 Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted

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This report contains information on sworn law enforcement officers who are accidentally or feloniously killed in the line of duty or who were assaulted in the line of duty. (FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Definition).

Breakdown Per Year
  2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Number of Officers Assaulted 1,015 827 801 787 758 814 929 982 922 834
Assaults With Personal Injury 565 511 450 433 418 436 484 477 431 438
Assaults Without Personal Injury 450 315 351 354 340 378 445 505 491 396
Number of Officers Killed 0 6 1 1 1 0 2 3 1 1

 

 
Officers Assaulted by Time of Day
Time of Day Number of Officers Assaulted
12:00am to 2:00am
152
2:00am to 4:00am
74
4:00am to 6:00am
31
6:00am to 8:00am
22
8:00am to 10:00am
41
10:00am to Noon
66
 
 
12:00pm to 2:00pm
54
2:00pm to 4:00pm
66
4:00pm to 6:00pm
118
6:00pm to 8:00pm
111
8:00pm to 10:00pm
121
10:00pm to Midnight
159

 

 
Officers Assaulted by Type of Call
Type of Call Number of Assaults
Disturbance 291
Burglary in Progress 7
Robbery in Progress 2
Attempting Other Arrest 184
Civil Disorder 7
Handling Prisoners 235
Suspicious Persons 65
Ambush 6
Mentally Deranged 48
Traffic Related 63
All Other 107

 

 
Officers Assaulted by Type of Assignment
Assignment Number of Assaults
2 Officer Vehicle 133
1 Officer Vehicle Alone 234
1 Officer Vehicle Assisted 375
Detective Alone 7
Detective Assisted 21
Other Alone 94
Other Assisted 151

 

 
Officers Assaulted by Type of Weapon
Weapon Number of Assaults
Firearm 97
Hands/Fists/Feet 702
Knife 55
Other Weapon 161

 

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