John Marlow Wrote:
"MOST cops (who are shot) are shot during traffic stops.
Many also get into it as a result of some personal tragedy (crime)
which has affected them in some way--..."
Having done extensive research into this very subject for work, I can quote
directly from the primary source,The FBI Uniform Crime Report for 1998 (most
1989-1998 total law enforcement officers killed (includes federal agents)
Killed in traffic pursuits/stops:
"Arrest situations" (has many sub-categories)Highest overall category
Heres the reference: http://www.fbi.gov/ucr/killed/98killed.pdf
Page 36, Table 23 (of the document, not the PDF file)
"Law Enforcement Officers Feloniously Killed
Circumstances at Scene of Incident by Type of Weapon"
"Knowlegde is Good" -- Faber (anyone?? :-) )
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