Fatal Shootings by Police Officers by Year

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NOTE: Law enforcement agencies are not required to disclose fatal shootings to the FBI. The Washington Post began collecting exact numbers in 2015

2015 – 2017 : Washington Post Data

1990 – 2014 : FBI Data

Fatal Shootings by YearNumber of Deaths
1999304
1998373
1997371
1996372
1995380
1994460
1993440
1992412
1991368
1990382
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Sources: Washington Post, FBI, Statistic Brain Research Institute
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: January 5, 2018

Fatal Shootings by Police Officers by Year

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