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Austin Police Department

Old Patch                                   Cloth Badge                              New Patch

The History of the Austin Police Department Shoulder Patch

The patches stayed the exact same except for the color change.  The red shoulder patch was adopted in 1993.  The New silver patch went into commission on Jan 4th, 2008 with the graduation of the 113th Cadet Class.





Photo provided by Stephen King


Photo provided by Stephen King


Information and Photos provided by Austin, TX Police Department