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Officer Deaths by Year

Year-by-Year Breakdown of Law Enforcement Deaths throughout U.S. History

Year

Officers

Year

Officers

1791 1 1920 199
1792 1 1921 243
1794 1 1922 239
1797 1 1923 221
1804 1 1924 262
1806 1 1925 246
1808 4 1926 237
1810 1 1927 272
1811 1 1928 252
1814 1 1929 266
1816 2 1930 304
1818 1 1931 264
1823 2 1932 275
1825 2 1933 226
1827 1 1934 240
1828 1 1935 221
1830 1 1936 194
1836 4 1937 191
1838 1 1938 190
1839 2 1939 122
1840 2 1940 134
1841 1 1941 143
1842 1 1942 123
1843 2 1943 87
1844 2 1944 91
1845 4 1945 113
1847 3 1946 138
1848 1 1947 126
1849 3 1948 139
1850 3 1949 105
1851 5 1950 114
1852 5 1951 135
1853 7 1952 119
1854 10 1953 119
1855 8 1954 137
1856 8 1955 121
1857 14 1956 108
1858 13 1957 120
1859 9 1958 112
1860 9 1959 110
1861 9 1960 130
1862 5 1961 141
1863 12 1962 141
1864 11 1963 137
1865 10 1964 150
1866 15 1965 138
1867 18 1966 161
1868 17 1967 192
1869 28 1968 193
1870 21 1969 194
1871 21 1970 220
1872 24 1971 248
1873 22 1972 228
1874 27 1973 275
1875 16 1974 280
1876 29 1975 239
1877 20 1976 202
1878 46 1977 194
1879 26 1978 215
1880 31 1979 215
1881 45 1980 207
1882 44 1981 203
1883 38 1982 195
1884 43 1983 193
1885 54 1984 184
1886 47 1985 176
1887 39 1986 179
1888 56 1987 183
1889 40 1988 196
1890 57 1989 195
1891 53 1990 160
1892 65 1991 149
1893 55 1992 161
1894 64 1993 158
1895 60 1994 179
1896 49 1995 184
1897 47 1996 140
1898 70 1997 173
1899 64 1998 171
1900 68 1999 145
1901 84 2000 162
1902 89 2001 241
1903 88 2002 159
1904 83 2003 150
1905 74 2004 165
1906 82 2005 163
1907 95 2006 156
1908 124 2007 192
1909 89 2008 149
1910 100 2009 125
1911 130 2010 161
1912 106 2011 171
1913 118 2012 131
1914 116 2013 109
1915 134 2014 122
1916 159 2015 123
1917 169    
1918 166    
1919 216    

TOTAL: 20,789


Figures updated March 24, 2016