factU.S. fatal pit bull attacks have surpassed 370 since 1998; the last year the CDC studied fatal dog attack data by breed. In the last 8-year period of the CDC study (1991 to 1998), pit bulls averaged 2.9 deaths per year. From 2013 to 2020, the most recent 8-year period, pit bulls averaged 28.4 deaths per year, an increase of over 850%.
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September 2015, Riverside County, CA Emilio Rios Sr., 65 Fatal pit bull attack View related map 09/09/15: Coroner Releases Age Emilio Rios, Sr. was 65-years old, according to a Coroner’s Office news release. When deputies arrived to the scene at … Continue reading