Preliminary 2021 Fatalities

Preliminary 2021 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through Jan 22, 2020 vs. Jan 1 through Jan 22, 2021
2020 2021 % Change
Total Fatalities 8 15 +88%
Firearms-related 3 4 +33%
Traffic-related 3 9 +200%
Other Causes 2 2 0%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 through January 22, 2020 vs. January 1 through January 22, 2021

Please note that the state total includes officers who have died as a result of COVID-19 and whose department has submitted the appropriate documents. View other COVID-19 officer fatalities here