About Us

At Blackinton®, we embrace our American-manufacturing heritage. We’re proud that our badges are made in the USA!

Far-and-away the industry leader, Blackinton® is the largest manufacturer of badges and uniform insignia. Each badge is attentively crafted by uniquely skilled individuals – all in one secure facility - achieving artistry in metal.

Over 150 years ago Virgil H. Blackinton inspired exacting standards that are strictly enforced to this day! We combine old world craftsmanship and modern manufacturing technologies - producing the world’s finest quality badges and uniform insignia.

Versatility, creativity, and expert craftsmanship are Blackinton® hallmarks, and what makes Blackinton® badges the number one choice of law enforcement and public safety professionals!

Our Tradition & Leadership....Your Blackinton® Advantage….Since 1852.

There is no equal.