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					Table 319. Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted: 1990 to 2006
[Contains statistics on felonious and accidental deaths of duly sworn local, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement officers. For composition of regions, see map, inside front cover] Item OFFICERS KILLED Total killed . . . Geographical region . Northeast . . . . . . . . Midwest . . . . . . . . . South . . . . . . . . . . . West . . . . . . . . . . . Puerto Rico . . . . . . . Island areas, foreign countries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132 13 20 68 23 8 – 65 56 47 8 1 – – 3 2 1 3 67 133 16 19 63 32 2 1 74 63 44 14 5 – 8 1 – 2 – 59 134 13 32 67 19 3 – 51 47 33 10 4 – – 1 – 3 – 83 218 79 26 68 38 7 – 142 61 46 11 4 1 – – 1 7 72 76 131 10 22 64 28 7 – 56 51 38 10 3 – – 1 – 4 – 75 133 13 20 66 31 3 – 52 45 34 10 1 1 – – – 6 – 81 139 18 25 66 24 5 1 57 54 36 13 5 – – 1 – 2 – 82 122 12 23 58 24 5 – 55 50 42 3 5 – – – – 5 – 67 114 12 20 48 31 3 – 48 46 36 8 2 – – – – 2 – 66 1990 1995 2000 2001
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Total feloniously killed . . . Firearms . . . . . . . . . . Handgun . . . . . . . . Rifle . . . . . . . . . . . Shotgun . . . . . . . . . Blunt instrument . . . . . Bomb . . . . . . . . . . . . Knife/cutting instrument Personal weapons 2 . . Vehicle . . . . . . . . . . . Other . . . . . . . . . . . . Total accidentally killed . .

OFFICERS ASSAULTED Population covered(1,000) 3 . . Number of— Reporting agencies . . . . . . Officers employed . . . . . . . Total assaulted . . . Firearm . . . . . . . . . . . . Knife/cutting instrument . . Other dangerous weapon Personal weapons 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197,426 9,343 410,131 72,091 3,651 1,647 7,423 59,370 191,759 8,503 428,379 57,762 2,354 1,356 6,414 47,638 204,599 8,940 452,531 58,398 1,749 1,015 8,132 47,502 213,645 9,773 471,096 57,463 1,841 1,168 8,233 46,221 219,425 10,164 491,009 59,526 1,927 1,061 8,526 48,012 225,770 10,539 501,738 58,600 1,879 1,084 8,180 47,457 226,273 10,589 501,462 59,692 2,114 1,123 8,645 47,810 222,874 10,119 489,393 57,820 2,157 1,059 8,379 46,225 222,640 10,346 495,270 58,634 2,278 1,047 8,512 46,797

– Represents zero. 1 The 72 felonious deaths that resulted from the events of September 11, 2001, are included in this table. 2 Includes hands, fists, feet, etc. 3 Represents the number of persons covered by agencies shown. Source: U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, annual. <http://www.fbi.gov/ucr/killed/2006/index.html/>.