ODMP has created this visual representation of nationwide line of duty deaths in July 2016 in order to better illustrate the frequency, widespread impact, and diverse causes of line of duty deaths around the country.
July 2016 saw a total of 19 law enforcement line of duty deaths, with 12 of those resulting from felonious gunfire. Three incidents involved multiple LODDs, including 5 officers shot and killed in Dallas, 3 in Baton Rouge, and 2 in a courthouse in Michigan.
Please share this infographic widely to help raise awareness of line of duty deaths in the United States.
Read our July 2016 End of Watch Report to see the memorials for each of the officers who gave their lives last month.
Remember the Fallen.