The Glendale Public Safety Memorial was dedicated on Jan. 4, 2011. It is located in the Glendale
Civic Center Plaza, 5750 W. Glenn Drive. The memorial honors police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty in Glendale.
The 15-foot-tall bronze memorial features two police officers and two firefighters
rescuing a child while connected by an eternal flame. Behind the statue is a 28-foot-long
granite wall with plaques of honor containing background information about the officers and firefighters. The artist for the memorial is
Hai Ying Wu.
Coordinators of the memorial include: The Glendale Public Safety
Memorial Committee, Glendale Arts Commission, Glendale Police Department, Glendale
Fire Department and Glendale Marketing/Communications Department.