Preliminary 2021 Fatalities

Preliminary 2021 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through April 10, 2020 vs. Jan 1 through April 10, 2021
2020 2021 % Change
Total Fatalities 56 44 -21%
Firearms-related 14 14 0%
Traffic-related 14 21 +50%
Other Causes 28 9 -68%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

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