Ken W2KB wrote:That, and frustrating the individual who would have foisted off the conterfeit badge to some unwitting collector.
I recently acquired a M&E Railroad Police Special Agent badge. Not sure of its authenticity, I sent an email and image of the badge to the M&E Chief of Police, Chief Greiner, who kindly verified it.
I must say, a welcome and enlightened attitude. And one to be commended, especially in this day and age of suspicion and doubt.
I am an Australian railway law enforcement officer, so there is no danger of it being used for unlwful purposes, just in case anyone was wondering.