Preliminary 2020 Fatalities

Preliminary 2020 Fallen Officer Fatalities

Jan 1 through September 22, 2019 vs. Jan 1 through September 22, 2020
2019 2020 % Change
Total Fatalities 102 110 +8%
Firearms-related 37 38 +3%
Traffic-related 29 36 +24%
Other Causes 36 36 0%
Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities

Please note: These numbers reflect total officer fatalities comparing
January 1 through September 22, 2019 vs. January 1 through September 22, 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