Founded in 1852, V.H. Blackinton is one of the largest manufacturers of badges and uniform insignia. The company s products include law enforcement badges, fire badges,commemorative badges, Millennium badges, stock badges and Millennium sheriff's badges. It also offers name bars, Lucite embedments, stock insignia, medals, trophies, fraternal regalia and Braxmar. Blackinton custom badges are designed with clients input to meet specific department requirements. The badges can incorporate unique design elements, such as local landmarks, historic buildings or other symbols of a town, city or state. V.H. Blackinton is located in North Attleboro, Mass.