FBI Releases 2011 Statistics on Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted

If anyone ever tells you that police officers are paid too much or enjoy overly generous pension and disability benefits – direct them to this report…

FBI Releases 2011 Statistics on Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted
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According to the FBI, 72 law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty in 2011. Another 53 officers died in accidents while performing their duties, and 54,774 officers were assaulted in the line of duty. Comprehensive tabular data about these incidents and brief narratives de…