Railroad Police Badges

 

AMTRAK

1985

Amtrak Police Reagan/Bush Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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1989

Amtrak Railroad Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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2009

Amtrak Railroad Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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1993

Amtrak Railroad Police Officer Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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1993

Amtrak Railroad Police Sergeant Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Officer Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Patrolman Badge # 323

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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2005

Amtrak Railroad Police Officer Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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2005

Amtrak Railroad Police Detective Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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 Amtrak Railroad Police Lieutenant Star Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Badge Set

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Sergeant #507 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Lieutenant #150 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Patrolman #412 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Hat Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Investigator Badge N.E.C.

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Yard Guard #2 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Patrolman Badge #429

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Sergeant Badge #85 with Illinois State Seal

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Patrolman Badge #428 with Illinois State Seal

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Patrolman Badge #357

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Badge #361

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad police Detective Badge #15

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Challenge Coin

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police Special Operations Challenge Coin front and back

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Police F.O.P Challenge Coin

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Badge #54

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Badge #423

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Patrolman Badge #353

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Captain Badge #49

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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Amtrak Railroad Police Officer
Badge #2465

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

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1970's

Rare Amtrak Detective Badge #210

Used in San Francisco, CA

(CourtesyofNickie Malarkey)

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BNSF/ATSF

 

 

BNSF, Railway Railroad Police 150 year Badge

(Courtesy of Pat Carter)

1965, Brea police Department Dispatcher, Brea, California

1966 Police Officer Desert Hot Springs Police Department, Desert Springs, California

1967 Police Officer, Escalon Police Department, Escalon, California

1971 Special Agent, Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Police Department (the "Santa Fe)

 1993 Chef of Police, ATSF Railroad Police

1995 Chief of Police and Assistant Vice President, Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Police Department.

2003 Retired.

Bat Masterson was the first Chief of Police of the Santa Fe and Pat Carter was the last.

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Burlington Northern Railroad Police, State of North Dakota Badge

(Courtesy of Edward Carruthers)

Aug 1983, Billings Montana PD, Police Officer, Billings, MT

Nov 1984, Burlington Northern Railroad, Special Agent Billings, MT

1995, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad, Senior Special Agent,

Mobile, AL

1995, BNSF Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Avondale, LA

2000, BNSF Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Special Investigative Team,

San Bernardino, CA

Nov 2008, BNSF Deputy Chief, Special Investigative Team, San Bernardino, CA

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Early 1960's

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Police Peace Officer Badge #9.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Special Agent Sergeant's Badge #31

(Picture courtesy Fine Estate Liquidations)

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Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Police Badge 243

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Police Captain Badge in sterling silver from the 1920's.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner).

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ATSF Railway (Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe)  Police Lieutenant Badge with seal of State of Illinois

(Picture courtesy of Ross Jackson)

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A.T.S.F. Ry Co. Special Agent Badge #112 worn in the 1970's

(Courtesy of Randy Grago)

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Canadian National

Canadian National Railroad Constable Belt Badge.

Current since 1998 with new CN police Log.

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Bergeron, B.Sc, Inspecteur par interim/Acting Inspector CN Police Maritimes/Quebec)

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Canadian National Railroad PoliceDetective Belt Badge.

Current since 2005 with the creation of the Special Branch Service.

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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1940-1960 Canadian National Railroad Police Constable breast badge.

 (Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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1930 Canadian National Railroad Police pocket ID Badge.

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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Canadian National Railway Police Special Police dating prior to 1916

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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Canadian National Railway Police Badge 499 used by Railway Police used between 1923 to 1930.

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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Canadian National Railway Police Badge 617 used by Railway Police used between 1923 to 1930.

(Picture courtesy of Pierre Berger)

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C&NW BADGES

 

C.&N.W. Ry Co., Police Badge 180 with hat piece 180 (Chicago & North Western)

(Courtesy of Dorothy Peck)

May 1974, Chicago & North Western Railroad, Clerk, Chicago, IL

June 1977, CNW RR, Special Agent, Chicago, IL

Aug 1995, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Proviso, IL

Oct 2000, UP RR, Senior Special Agent II Supervisor, Proviso, IL

June 2005, UP RR, Senior Special Agent III Supervisor, Proviso, IL

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CSX BADGES

 

Current belt badge worn by CSX Railroad Special Agents.

(Picture courtesy of Bill Laubenheimer)

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CSX Rail Transportation, Police Lt., State of Tennessee Badge

(Courtesy of A.A. Young)

1969, Ocean Springs, MS PD, Part time Police Officer/Dispatcher

1972, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Investigator, Jackson, MS

1976, Louisville & Nashville Railroad, Special Agent

1978, L&N Railroad, Assistant Inspector Class B

1983, L&N Railroad, Assistant Inspector Class A

1992, CSX Railroad, Lieutenant in Charge of Special Investigation Unit

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CSX Railroad Special Agent Badge worn by Lt. Jim Fisher at his retirement in 2003. 

Jim also worked as a Railroad Special Agent for the Seaboard Coast Line Railroad and the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad.

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CSX Railroad Police challenge coin

(Courtesy of AJ Victor)

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CSX Railroad Police Rapid Response Team challenge coin.

(Courtesy of William Caban)

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CSX Railroad Police Professionalism Safety Trust challenge coin.

(Courtesy of William Caban)

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CSX Railroad Police Excellence In Safety and Service challenge coin.

(Courtesy of William Caban)

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CSX Hazardous Material Incident Management Team challenge coin.

(Courtesy of William Caban)

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Chessie System Badges

 

 

Badges that belonged to Don Adams who was the first, last, and only Superintendent that the Chessie System Railroad Police Department had in the Chicago area before the Chessie System became the CSX Transportation Company.

Don Adams actually wore the Captain's badge and the Superintendent badge.

(Courtesy of William Caban)

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 Denver Rio Grande BADGES

 

Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Shop Watchman badge from the 1940's.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Denver & Rio Grand Railroad Special Agent Badge #15 and worn in the 1940's.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner).

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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Assistant Special Agent Badge #3 retired and worn in the 1940's.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Special Agent Badge #22 issued in the 1980's and wornbefore the Southern Pacific Railroad merger.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Police Badge with initials H.S.F. in early nickel and worn duringthe 1930's.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Special Agent Badge #1265 belonging to G. B. Leonard and worn during the 1960's.

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

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This D. & R.G.R.R. Bridge Guard U.S.R.A. Badge is from World War I when the U.S. Railroad Administration took over the railroads to keep them from striking.

(Courtesy of Jurgon Mohr)

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Illinois Central Badges

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Illinois Central Railroad Police Sergeant Badge

ILL. Cent. R.R. Police Railway Badge 1126 (Illinois Central) Badge 1126 with hat piece State of Louisiana 1126 (1940’s)

(Courtesy of Jeff Penebaker)

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1972, Illinois Central Gulf Railroad, Special Agent, Memphis, TN

1974, ICG Railroad, Special Agent, Springfield, IL

1975, ICG Railroad, Special Agent, Kosciusko, MS

1980, ICG Railroad, Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

1990, Kansas City Southern Railroad, Special Agent, Metairie, LA

2000, KCS Railroad, Assistant Chief of Police, Baton Rouge

ILL. Cent. R.R. Police Railway Badge 1126 (Illinois Central) Badge 1126 with hat piece State of Louisiana 1126 (1940’s)

(Courtesy of Jeff Penebaker)

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Illinois Central Railroad Police Badge #106 with State of Illinois center piece.

(Courtesy Jeff Penebaker)

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Illinois Central Gulf Railroad State of Illinois #106

(Courtesy of Chuck the cop)

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Illinois Central Gulf RR Hat Piece

(Courtesy of Chuck the cop)

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MKT BADGES

 

MKT RR, Police Badge 32  (Missouri-Kansas-Texas)

(Courtesy of George Vogt III)

Retired Lieutenant New Orleans Police Department

 

M-K-T R.R, Special Agent Badge with State of Kansas seal (Missouri-Kansas-Texas)

(Courtesy of James R. “JR” Womack)

July 1977, Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad, Special Agent, Dallas, TX

June 1978, MKT Railroad, Division Special Agent, Dallas, TX

Oct 1984, MKT Railroad, Chief Special Agent, Dallas, TX

Sept 1988, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Dallas, TX

June 1992, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Denison, TX

March 1995, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II, Denison, TX

 

Missouri Pacific Lines (Buzz Saw) Railroad Police Badge 60

(Courtesy of Terry Boudreaux)

Oct 1963, Railway Express, Chief Clerk, New Orleans, LA

Nov 1965, Railway Express, Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

Aug 1971, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

Jan 1978, MP Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

Jan 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Avondale, LA

April 1995, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent Hazmat, Avondale, LA

May 2000 retired

Missouri Pacific

Missouri Pacific Railroad, Police Lieutenant Badge 115, State of Louisiana seal

(Courtesy of Hubert “Jim” Beach)

1973, Memphis PD, Police Officer, Memphis, LA

April 1981, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Avondale, LA

July 1989, UP Railroad, Regional Manager of Police/Director Division Police, Irving, TX

 

Missouri Pacific Police, Special Agent Badge 23, State of Louisiana seal

(Courtesy Billy “Bubba” Barefield)

Nov 1976, Texarkana PD, Police Officer, Texarkana, AR

Feb 1979, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Alexandria, LA

Dec 1987, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent,, Alexandria, LA

Oct 2002, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Accident Analysis, Monroe, LA

 

Norfolk Southern

 

2008 Safety award for NS Agents who worked the entire year without an injury

(Courtesy of Ron Bible)

Norfolk Southern Ry., Lieutenant Badge 324

(Courtesy of Ron Bible)

1980, Southern Railway, Clerk, Greenville, South Carolina

1980, Southern Railway, Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

1982, Norfolk Southern Railroad, Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

July 1985, NS Railroad, Special Agent Sergeant, Jacksonville, FL

Sept 1993, NS Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

April 2002, NS Railroad, Supervisory Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

 

SOUTHERN PACIFIC

 

Southern Pacific Hat Piece Police, The Great Seal of the State of Utah (Silver)

(Courtesy of Scott Broussard)

1969, South Salt Lake City PD, Police Officer, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1974, Denver Rio Grande Railroad, Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

Aug 1983, DRGW Railroad, District Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1993, DRGW Railroad, Manager of Police Operations, Salt Lake City, UT

July 1996, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Salt Lake City, UT

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1998, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II, Salt Lake City, UT

Southern Pacific Railroad Police, Police Officer Badge 199, seal: Southern Pacific St. Louis Southwestern

(Courtesy of Toby A. Trevett)

Sept 1971, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Deputy/Narcotics Detective

June 1976, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Avondale, LA

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Avondale, LA

Feb 2000, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent Hazmat, Avondale, LA

March 2002, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Hazmat, Avondale, LA

 

Southern Pacific Hat Piece (Gold Police with star)

(Courtesy of Toby A. Trevett)

Sept 1971, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Deputy/Narcotics Detective

June 1976, Southern Pacific Railroad, Avondale, LA

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Avondale, LA

Feb 2000, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent Hazmat, Avondale, LA

March 2002, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Hazmat, Avondale, LA

Southern Pacific Lines Police Hat Piece (small)

(Courtesy of Scott Broussard)

1969, South Salt Lake City PD, Police Officer, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1974, Denver Rio Grande Railroad, Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

Aug 1983, DRGW Railroad, District Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1993, DRGW Railroad, Manager of Police Operations, Salt Lake City, UT

July 1996, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Salt Lake City, UT

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Salt Lake City, UT

June 1998, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II, Salt Lake City, UT

Southern Pacific Co,. Railroad Police Badge 10

(Courtesy of Robert Johnston)

June 1955, W. Beaumont PD, Auxiliary Officer, Beaumont, TX.

June 1957, W. Beaumont PD, Police Officer, Beaumont, TX

Sept 1966, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Lake Charles, LA

Sept 1968, SP Railroad, Lieutenant, Lake Charles, LA

Retired

March 1993, Iowa PD, Reserve Police Officer, Iowa, LA

Oct 1995, Iowa PD, Reserve Captain, Iowa, LA

 

The first issue Southern Pacific & Steamboat star #2.  This badge is a massive 5" across.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

Chief Special Agent Southern Pacific San Francisco badge (6 point star with eagle top) belonging to the legendary Chief Dan O'Connell.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

Very rare 1900's Southern Pacific badge known as a "Little Jefe", "Little Jeff", and Little Chief"

The word "Jefe" is Spanish for Chief.

(Picture courtesy of Ross Jackson)

1950 to 1988 era Southern Pacific Railroad Police Badge #13 worn by Lieutenant Bill Teel.

(Picture courtesy of Ross Jackson)

1950 to 1988 era Southern Pacific Railroad Police Badge #13 worn by Lieutenant Bill Teel.

(Picture courtesy of Ross Jackson)

Southern Pacific Railroad and Steamboat Police Badge #330

State of California

(Picture courtesy of Greg Martin Auctions)

St. Louis Southwestern Railroad Police Hat Piece (Gold and blue with star)

(Courtesy of James M. Schiffman)

Jan 1975, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Patrolman, Oakland, CA

Feb 1980, SP Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, San Francisco, CA

1985, SP Railroad, Special Agent Captain, San Francisco, CA

1986, SP Railroad, Assistant to the Chief, San Francisco, CA

1993, SP Railroad, Assistant Chief Special Agent, San Francisco, CA

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Director of Police Operations – System, Omaha, NE

May 2008, UP Railroad, Senior Director of Police Operations – System, Omaha, NE

St. Louis Southwestern Railroad Police Badge 18

(Courtesy of James M. Schiffman)

Jan 1975, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Patrolman, Oakland, CA

Feb 1980, SP Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, San Francisco, CA

1985, SP Railroad, Special Agent Captain, San Francisco, CA

1986, SP Railroad, Assistant to the Chief, San Francisco, CA

1993, SP Railroad, Assistant Chief Special Agent, San Francisco, CA

May 1997, Union Pacific Railroad, Director of Police Operations – System, Omaha, NE

May 2008, UP Railroad, Senior Director of Police Operations – System, Omaha, NE

 

Old Southern Pacific Railroad circle star badge for the SP RR Steamship "Creole"

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

A group of early sterling Southern Pacific Chief's stars with solid 14K gold numbers.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

Southern Pacific Railroad Police Badge 844

California

(Courtesy of Randy Grago)

 

 Southern Railway

BADGES

Southern Rwy., Police Lieutenant, State of Louisiana Badge 706

(Courtesy of Ron Bible)

1980, Southern Railway, Clerk, Greenville South Carolina

Feb 1980, Southern Railway, Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

1982, Norfolk Southern Railroad Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

July 1985, NS Railroad, Special Agent Sergeant, Jacksonville, FL

Sept 1993, NS Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

April 2002, NS Railroad, Supervisory Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

Southern Rwy., Police Sergeant, State of Florida Badge 609

(Courtesy of Ron Bible)

1980, Southern Railway, Clerk, Greenville South Carolina

Feb 1980, Southern Railway, Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

1982, Norfolk Southern Railroad Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

July 1985, NS Railroad, Special Agent Sergeant, Jacksonville, FL

Sept 1993, NS Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

April 2002, NS Railroad, Supervisory Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

SR Southern Railway, Police Badge

(Courtesy of Ron Bible)

1980, Southern Railway, Clerk, Greenville South Carolina

Feb 1980, Southern Railway, Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

1982, Norfolk Southern Railroad Special Agent, Atlanta, GA

July 1985, NS Railroad, Special Agent Sergeant, Jacksonville, FL

Sept 1993, NS Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

April 2002, NS Railroad, Supervisory Special Agent, New Orleans, LA

 

Southern Railway Police Badge #1 found years ago in the right of way of a spur line in Georgia.  Believed to have been lost in the early part of the last century.  This is the earliest known example of a Southern Railroad Police Badge. 

Southern Railway came into existence in the 1890's.

(Picture courtesy of Chip Greiner)

 

1981

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

1985

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

1991

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

1997

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

Millennium

Metro Transit Police

2000 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

2001

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

2005

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)2009

Metro Transit Police Inauguration Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

Union Pacific Badges

 

UP RR Railroad Police (replica)

(Courtesy of Thomas “Tommy” Carmichael)

Oct 1980 Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputy New Orleans, LA

Oct 1980, Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office, Deputy, New Orleans, LA

1982, Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office, Sergeant/Firearms Instructor, NOLA

1982, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Laser Division EMT with Reserve Unit

June 1987, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Deputy

Aug 1989, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Avondale, LA

April 2001, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Avondale, LA

May 2006, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Investigator, Avondale, LA

 

U.P.R.R.Co Special Officer Denver, Colo  5 Badge

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

Dating back to 1880-1900’s

UP Olympic Badge (assigned to Special Agents who worked the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City Utah)

(Courtesy of Brian Daniell)

Jan 1990, Grandbury City PD, Police Officer/Detective, Grandbury, TX

June 1998, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Dallas, TX

Feb 2001, UP Railroad, Senior Special, Agent Dallas, TX

April 2003, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Instructor, Dallas, TX

Union Pacific Railroad, Police Special Agent Badge 48

(Courtesy of James “Diamond Jim” Watson)

1965, Commerce PD, Night Watchman, Commerce, TX

Jan 1969, Noland County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy, Sweetwater, TX

April 1979, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Port Allen, LA

Dec 1987, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Addis, LA

March 1995 UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II, Livonia, LA

U.P. Police Railroad, Police Badge 179

(Courtesy James B. “Jay” Plummer)

May 1979, Bossier City PD, Police Officer/Narcotics Detective, Bossier City, LA

April 1981, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Shreveport, LA

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Shreveport, LA

Oct 1988, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Shreveport, LA

 

Union Pacific Railroad Police Special Agent Badge 246

(Courtesy of Billy “Bubba” Barefield)

Nov 1976, Texarkana PD, Police Officer, Texarkana, AR

Feb 1979, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Alexandria, LA

Dec 1987, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Alexandria, LA

Oct 2002, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Accident Analysis, Monroe, LA

 

Union Pacific Railroad, Police Captain Badge 191

(Courtesy of Paul A. Miller)

Jan 1974, New Orleans PD, Police Cadet, New Orleans, LA

March 1975, NOPD, Police Officer, New Orleans, LA

1977, NOPD, Vice Squad Detective, New Orleans, LA

Sept. 1979, Southern Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Avondale, LA

Oct 1983, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Avondale, LA

Dec 1987, Union Pacific Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Avondale, LA

April 1993, UP Railroad Regional Manager Police/Captain, Avondale, LA

April 1997, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Supervisor/Lieutenant, Avondale, LA

June 2005, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent III Supervisor/Lieutenant, Avondale, LA

 

Union Pacific Railroad Police Badge 110 (assigned to CARE Officers)

(Courtesy of James “Jim” Herring)

April 1977, Bossier City PD, Police Officer/Detective, Bossier City, LA

Sept 1981, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, Alexandria, LA

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent III, Alexandria, LA

May 1990, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Alexandria, LA

June 2002, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Accident Analysis, Lake Charles, LA

Aug 2007, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Public Safety, Livonia, LA

 

Union Pacific Railroad, Police Deputy Chief Badge 164

(Courtesy of Glenn “Skinny” Grannan)

Jan 1975, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Deputy/Narcotics Detective

Nov 1978, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent I, Avondale, LA

Nov 1987, UP Railroad, Manager of Field Operations, Avondale, LA

Jan 1990, UP Railroad, District Special Agent, Avondale, LA

April 1993, UP Railroad, Regional Director of Police, Avondale, LA

 

Union Pacific Railroad Police Lieutenant Badge 92 The Great Seal of Texas

(Courtesy of William “Bill” Meadows)

1970, US Army CID

June 1972, Weslaco PD, Police Officer, Weslaco, TX

June 1973, Dallas/FW Airport Public Safety, Dallas, TX

Jan 1978, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Special Agent Lieutenant, New Orleans, LA

Dec 1980, MP Railroad, Special Agent, San Antonio, TX

Oct 1983, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent II, San Antonio, TX

April 1997, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Supervisor, San Antonio, TX

June 2005, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent III Supervisor, San Antonio, TX

Union Pacific Railroad, Police Lieutenant Badge 184, Great Seal of the State of Arkansas

(Courtesy of Richard L. Carman)

Jan 1983, Saline County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy, Benton, AR

Oct 1988, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Officer, North Little Rock, AR

July 1989, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, Palestine, TX

April 1992, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent, North Little Rock, AR

March 1995, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent II Supervisor, North Little Rock, AR

June 2005, UP Railroad, Senior Special Agent III Supervisor, North Little Rock, AR

 

 

Union Pacific Railroad Police Special Agent first and second edition badges

These badges are believed to be the first and second (top to bottom) official badges for the Union Pacific Railroad Police.

(Photos courtesy of Chip Greiner)

March 1976, Patrolman Ridgefield, New Jersey Police Department

August 1977, Patrolman Bogota, New Jersey Police Department

May 1980, Detective Lieutenant, Leonia, New Jersey Police Department

April 1983, Special Agent, New York Susquehanna & Western Railroad Police

December 1985, Lieutenant, New York Susquehanna & Western Railroad Police

December 1987, Detective Captain - SIU, New York Susquehanna & Western Railroad Police

January 1993, Chief Investigator – SIU, New York Susquehanna & Western Railroad Police

January 1999, Chief of Police, Leonia, New Jersey Police Department

April 2004, Deputy Director Bergen County Police Department

August 2004, Chief of Police, Morristown & Erie Railway Police

U.P. Railroad Police Chief (two stars) wallet badge

(Courtesy of Roger Young)

1961, FBI Special Agent

1984, FBI retired as Assistant Director, Washington, D.C.

Jan 1989 – Jan 1994, Union Pacific Railroad, Assistant Vice President Security and Special Services Omaha, NE

 

U.P. Railroad Police Chief Badge 119 (two stars)

(Courtesy of Dennis Jenson)

Feb 1974, Union Pacific Railroad, Special Agent, Los Angeles, CA

Oct 1983, UP Railroad, Special Agent Investigator, Los Angeles, CA

July 1986, UP Railroad, Special Agent III, Los Angeles, CA

Sept 1988, UP Railroad, Manager of Field Operations, Los Angeles, CA

Aug 1989, UP Railroad, District Special Agent, Los Angeles, CA

Jan 1982, UP Railroad, Manager of Accident Analysis, Los Angeles, CA

April 1993, UP Railroad, Director of Police Operations, Omaha, NE

June 2007, UP Railroad, Assistant Vice President Chief of Police, Omaha, NE

 

Union Pacific Railroad Police Badge #347

Kansas City, Mo

1911

(Picture courtesy of Greg Martin Auctions)

Union Pacific Police Department challenge coin developed by UP Railroad Special Agent Matthew West and distributed in 2009.

Early Union Pacific Railroad Special Officer badge #20 Denver, CO

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

Union Pacific Railroad Belt Badge #56

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

U.P. RR Guard Badge #2

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr

1870 U.P.R.R. Firearms to be returned at Railroad Guards Office Tag

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Union Pacific Railroad Police Badge #82with Nebraska State Seal

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Union Pacific Chiefs Badge 3Star with State of Nebraska Seal

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

U.P. R.R. Special Officer #9 Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Union Pacific Special Police Badge #401

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Union Pacific Special Police Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

U.P.R.R. Guard Badge #7

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

 

Union Pacific Railroad Special Police Badge

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Union Pacific Deputy Sheriff Badge worn by Special Agents in Nevada where the railroad police authority was weak compared to other states.  The Agents were commissioned by Sheriff's Office to carry out their duties. This changed in the 1990's.

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mnhr)

 

Wisconsin Central BADGES

 

Wisconsin Central Railroad Police Special Agent Badge from the State of Illinois.

(Courtesy of Pierre Berger)

Wisconsin Central Railroad Police Special Agent Badge from the State of Wisconsin.

(Courtesy of Pierre Berger)

 

Wisconsin Central Railroad Police Special Agent Badge.

(Courtesy of Pierre Berger)

 

MISC

 

Houston Belt Railway Railroad Police Badge #214

(Courtesy of Mike Thomas)

One of the first badges for Special Agents in the State of Louisiana that was presented to them upon receiving a Special Officers commissions by the State of Louisiana

Penn Central Railroad Police Badge with State of Michigan Seal,

 

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Pennsylvania Railway Police Detective Badge with State of Michigan Seal.

 

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

State of Texas Railroad Police Badge #208

25th Anniversary Badge recognizing the beginning of railroad police commissioned in the State of Texas.

 

Rio Grande Southern Railroad Police Badge #1

 

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

Colorado & Wyoming Railway Police Badge #1

(Courtesy of Jurgen Mohr)

 

 

 

Kansas City Southern Railway Badge

 

(Courtesy of Cort LaBlank)

 

 

14 K gold Badge of the made for the founder of the Great Northern Railway company, James J. Hill which was given to out to each of the 12 regional Special Agents.  The face of the badge did not belong to that of James Hill.  It is said to belong to that of his son Louis Hill, who was the President of the Great Northern Railway from 1908 to 1912.

 

(Courtesy of Chip Greiner)

 

1950's era New York Central Railroad Police Badge which is similar to the one that NYCRR Agent Jim Leahy wore.

 

(Courtesy of Jim Leahy, Jr.)

 

 

 

 

1920's and 1930's

Boston and Albany Railroad Police Badges given to New York Central Railroad Police Officer Jim Leahy.

(Courtesy of Jim Leahy, Jr.)

 

 

Terminal Railroad Association St. Louis Watchman Badge #141

(Courtesy of Nathan Branding)

 

1910 thru 1930's

Galveston, Harrisburg, San Antonio Railroad Police badge

 

(Courtesy of Dennis Richardson)

Australia

Western Australia Railway Police Special Constable cap badge.

1995-2002

(Courtesy of Alan Fuller)

Western Australia Railway Police Officer Investigation Section cap badge

1986-1993

(Courtesy of Alan Fuller)

Australia Railway Police Revenue Protection wallet badge.

1996-2002

(Courtesy of Alan Fuller)

Australia Railway Westrail Patrol Cap badge

1993-1995

(Courtesy of Alan Fuller)

Australia Railway Westrail Security Officer Cap badge

circa 1980's

(Courtesy of Alan Fuller)