The Guardian, Gurnee Police Department - Illinois
Near the main entrance to the Gurnee, Illinois Police Department is The Guardian, presented by the Gurnee Police Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association. The statue features an officer holding the hand of a small boy on his left; to his right, a young girl is trying to get his attention. It honors men and women of the Gurnee Police Department and all law enforcement officers in general for their service and sacrifice in protecting others.
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