The shield represents protection and safety. Law enforcement badges are often in the shape of a shield, symbolizing each officers’ commitment to protecting their community.
Lousiana State Capitol Building
The Louisiana State Capital Building is the tallest capitol building in the country. It has been a symbol of history, pride to the Louisiana people since its completion in 1932. Atop the capitol is a lantern symbolizing the high aspirations of our great state.
The color red stands for blood, danger, strength and power. May we always remember those in law enforcement who courageously gave all.
Blue is associated with stability and trust. We always look to our law enforcement with gratitude for the stability and trust they provide our communities.
Gold represents prosperity and illumination of a path toward a goal. We recognize the importance of law enforcement in securing a bright future and are dedicated to supporting them.