Preliminary 2021 Fatalities

Preliminary 2021 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through Jan 16, 2020 vs. Jan 1 through Jan 16, 2021
2020 2021 % Change
Total Fatalities 6 12 +100%
Firearms-related 1 2 +100%
Traffic-related 3 9 +200%
Other Causes 2 1 -50%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 through January 16, 2020 vs. January 1 through January 16, 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