List of killings by law enforcement officers by countries

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This is a list of killings by law enforcement officers by countries.

List[edit]

Country (or dependent territory,

subnational area, etc.)

Region Count Population Rate per 10 milion people Year

listed

Notes
 Philippines Asia 3,451 107,048,000 322.5 2016/7 [1]
 Brazil Americas 5,012 210,085,000 238.7 2017 [2]
 South Africa Africa 409 52,980,000 77.3 2013 [3]
 Kenya Africa 193 50,950,879 37.9 2018 [4]
 United States Americas 996 328,485,000 30.4 2018 [5]
 Canada Americas 36 37,060,000 9.7 2017 [6]
 Sudan Africa 37+ 41,169,618 6.6 2018 [7]
 France Europe 26 67,392,000 3.8 2018 [8]
 Germany Europe 14 82,887,000 1.7 2017 [9]
 India Asia 135 1,324,171,354 1.0 2016 [10]
 Poland Europe 2 38,433,600 0.5 2016 [11]
 United Kingdom Europe 1 66,040,229 0.2 2018 [12]
 China Asia 4 1,394,140,000 0.02 2015

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The anti-drug campaign in Philippines" (PDF). Philippines National Police.
  2. ^ Clara Velasco; Gabriela Caesar; Thiago Reis (May 10, 2018). "Monitor da Violência: Cresce número de pessoas mortas pela polícia no Brasil; assassinatos de policiais caem" [Violence Monitor: Number of people killed by police in Brazil increases; police murders fall] (in Portuguese). Globo.
  3. ^ "SAPS twice as lethal as US police". GroundUp.
  4. ^ "Deadly force. People killed by police in Kenya". www.nation.co.ke. 2018.
  5. ^ "2018 police shooting database". Washington Post. January 3, 2019.
  6. ^ "Deadly force. Fatal encounters with police in Canada: 2000-2017". CBCNews.
  7. ^ "37 protesters killed by police in Sudan protests: Amnesty". PressTV. December 25, 2018.
  8. ^ "Vingt-six personnes sont décédées à la suite d'une intervention des forces de l'ordre en 2018". Bastamag. February 8, 2018.
  9. ^ "Police shootings: German cops shot dead 14 people in 2017". Die Welt. June 28, 2018.
  10. ^ "Crime in India. 2016" (PDF). ncrb.gov.in. 2016.
  11. ^ Clara Velasco (September 9, 2016). "Jak często strzela polska policja. W akcji, nie na strzelnicy" (in Polish). tvn24.pl.
  12. ^ Fatal police shootings