The fundraisers have paid off and now the Grand Junction police department will receive much need equipment to save lives.

Shield 616 is a non-profit organization their mission is to protect the protectors wilh life-saving gear at no cost to the department. According to their website, the full armor police packages cost  $2,100.00 per officer the full armor Fire packages cost $2,300 per firefighter.     

If you would like to sponsor a peace officer or donate to a peace officer, donate to operations or perhaps donate to a firefighter log on here for all the information and to find out more about the operations of Sheild 616.