Preliminary 2020 Fatalities

Preliminary 2020 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through August 10, 2019 vs. Jan 1 through August 10, 2020
2019 2020 % Change
Total Fatalities 91 81 -11%
Firearms-related 32 32 0%
Traffic-related 27 32 +19%
Other Causes 32 17 -47%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 through August 10, 2019 vs. January 1 through August 10, 2020

Please note that the state total does not include officers who have died as a result of COVID-19 in this section. View COVID-19 officer fatalities here