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2021 Mid-year Preliminary Fatalities Report
Run for the Badge
Police Weekend 2021
Officer of the Month
2021 Destination Zero Award Winners
The Badge mobile app
Memorial Merlot
2021 Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum Commemorative Coins
Police Week Items Available
Built for Blue
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Preliminary Fallen Officer Fatalities | 2021

Comparing 2020 Officer Fatalities to 2021

Jan 1 - July 31, 2020 vs. Jan 1 - July 31, 2021
20202021% Change
Total Fatalities175160-9%
Firearms-related3132+3%
Traffic-related2938+31%
Other Causes11590-22%
Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 - July 31, 2020 vs. January 1 - July 31, 2021

Officer Fatalities by State – 2021

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Hover over or click on a state to view 2021 fatalities. States in dark red have fatalities.

Federal Agencies: 15

Military: 0

U.S. Territories: 6

Tribal: 2

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