DescriptionRisking their lives each day in the tireless pursuit of justice law enforcement officers protect us from society's most dangerous and destructive elements.
Dedicated to enforcing and upholding the laws that serve as the basis of our freedom they shield the innocent against the corrupting influence of crime. Standing fearlessly in the face of each and every threat they skillfully execute their mission to preserve order and protect those most in need.
This coin salutes the efforts of all law enforcement officers whose uncommon courage and ceaseless dedication to duty keeps us safe.
The obverse features a stunning reproduction of the Renaissance artist Raphael's famous painting entitled "Justice" which graces the ceiling of the Stanza della Segnetura located in the Vatican Palace in Rome Italy. The reverse contains a quote from the Old Testament Book of Deuteronomy which reads "Justice justice shalt thou pursue."