This badge is a symbolic representation of a police officer. Police officers often the traits of a hero; they are brave, the protect the public often with cost to themselves. Police officers risk their lives for the safety of the public.
The Hemet, perhaps the most evocative and distinctive symbol of policing in England and Wales. The custodian style police helmet has been worn by police officers since the 1860s when it began to replace the top hat in most forces. To find out more about Greater Manchester Police please visit our website. www.gmp.police.uk