Traffic Fatalities

Traffic Fatalities as of September 15, 2014

  • This Year : 22*
  • Last year: 23
  • Percent Change: -4.3%

*Note: One of the 2014 traffic fatalities is from a crash that occurred on Park Police territory (Rock Creek Pkwy) on 5/22/14.

19-Year Traffic Fatality Trend

Year    

1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 209 2010 2011 2012 2013
Fatalities 62 65 63 59 47 52 72 50 69 45 49 43 54 39 33 25 32 19 29

Note: The MPD Major Crash Unit recorded 41 traffic fatalities in 2006; two additional traffic fatalities that occurred in DC in 2006 were recorded by the Park Police, for a total of 43 traffic fatalities in the District of Columbia in 2006.