Preliminary 2020 Fatalities

Preliminary 2020 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through Oct 1, 2019 vs. Jan 1 through Oct 1, 2020
2019 2020 % Change
Total Fatalities 105 115 +10%
Firearms-related 39 38 -3%
Traffic-related 30 39 +30%
Other Causes 36 38 +6%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

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