Brooklyn Rank Badge issued in 1870,
post Metropolitan era.
Brooklyn Police Detective Badge #19 issued in 1881 to Edmund Brown who promoted to Sergeant very quickly.
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
September 24, 1893
Brooklyn Police Inspector Badge issued in 1881 to Patrick H. Mc Laughlin. July 1886. Only 3 Inspectors wore this style badge making it the rarest Brooklyn badge on this page. More articles on Mc Laughlin below.
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle May 1, 1905
Brooklyn Inspector Frame by Rob Kohlstedt
Brooklyn Sergeant Frame by Rob Kohlstedt
Brooklyn Captain worn from 1888 - 1898, made by S. A. French N. Y.
Badge collectors can’t think of Brooklyn badges without thinking of Art Sinai. This is a picture of Art at the Brooklyn Public Library giving a talk on Brooklyn badges. Some of these badges were once owned by Art.
Maybe all of them at one time. Click Here.