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Line of Duty Death Statistics

TOTAL LINE OF DUTY DEATHS KNOWN TO DATE – 502
TOTAL AGENCIES WITH LINE OF DUTY DEATHS – 190

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The Indiana Law Enforcement Memorial maintains the most comprehensive database to concentrate solely on line of duty deaths in the Hoosier state.

Extensive statistical data has been compiled and appears on this page for our visitors, supporters, law enforcement agencies, criminal justice instructors and researchers.

Should any additional statistical data be desired or for questions regarding this research, please feel free to contact us at info@inlem.org for assistance.

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Line of Duty Deaths – Timeline
Historical timeline of significant line of duty death events from statehood to present

Line of Duty Deaths – Superlatives
Facts, figures and rankings of line of duty death incidents, including our state’s firsts

Line of Duty Deaths by County
State map representing total line of duty deaths in each of our 92 counties

Line of Duty Deaths by Weapon Used
Table depicting the weapon used in each line of duty death incident

 

The statistics on this page and its linked documents are accurate as of March 6, 2019.

Line of Duty Deaths – Demographics