How its made
today police badges
The police badges is custom made to each officer and they are cut to a stare shape .
a punch press make it neater and marks the rank and name, and a substance to keep it attached
they sprey it to make it more cleaner and shiney then a pin in the back of it to attach it to the police uniforms.
They than polsh the badge some with 24k gold. when its ready it goes for a life time of serves.