Preliminary 2020 Fatalities

Preliminary 2020 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through Oct 24, 2019 vs. Jan 1 through Oct 24, 2020
2019 2020 % Change
Total Fatalities 110 140 +27%
Firearms-related 40 42 +5%
Traffic-related 33 41 +24%
Other Causes 37 57 +54%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 through October 24, 2019 vs. January 1 through October 24, 2020

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