Number of full-time law enforcement officers in the United States from 2004 to 2017

Number of law enforcement officers in the U.S. 2004-2017 This statistic displays the number of law enforcement officers in the United States from 2004 to 2017. In 2017, the government employed 422,869 law enforcement officers.
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Number of law enforcement officers
2004429,630
2005431,590
2006436,908
2007446,669
2008449,896
2009452,037
2010448,905
2011442,931
2012429,925
2013389,934
2014403,984
2015402,978
2016421,459
2017422,869
Number of law enforcement officers
2004429,630
2005431,590
2006436,908
2007446,669
2008449,896
2009452,037
2010448,905
2011442,931
2012429,925
2013389,934
2014403,984
2015402,978
2016421,459
2017422,869
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This statistic displays the number of law enforcement officers in the United States from 2004 to 2017. In 2017, the government employed 422,869 law enforcement officers.
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Release date
September 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2004 to 2017
Supplementary notes
The data from previous years can be accessed at the Uniform Crime Reports section on the Website of the FBI.

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