© "GOLDEN AGE BUTTONS":   POLICE & PRISON SERVICE

The lists are now updated on a day-to-day basis - not just at the end of each month.

There is a general information section at the bottom of the menu page for uniform buttons, and a “How to
Order” section on the Home Page of the website. 
     

References are to:  Gwen Squires "Buttons: a Guide for Collectors" [GS], Howard Ripley "Police Buttons"
[HR1] and Howard Ripley "Police Buttons: Volume 2" [HR2]

See overseas police in "Foreign" and transport police in “Airways”, “Maritime”, etc.

POLICE FORCES

Barnsley [Type 4].”Barnsley Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Bath City [Type 2]. “Police Force” around shield with sword
Horn, one-piece convex, 28 mm. £4.50

Bedfordshire [Type 3]. ”Bedfordshire Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Bedfordshire [Type 4]."Beds Constabulary" in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Berkshire [Type 2].”Berks Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Berkshire [Type 4].”Berks Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Berkshire [Type 5].”Berks Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Birkenhead [Type 1]. Name in buckle around quartered shield
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Birmingham [Type 2].”Birmingham Police” around crest with workmen supporters
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Birmingham [Type 3].”Birmingham Police” around crest with workmen supporters
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Birmingham [Type 4].”Birmingham Police” around crest with workmen supporters
Horn, one-piece convex, 28 mm. £2.50

Birmingham [Type 7].Crest of Birmingham only
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75 [Birmingham Parks Patrol]

Birmingham [Type 8].Crest of Birmingham only
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75 [Birmingham Parks Patrol]

Blackburn [Type 1].“Blackburn Police” around crest, plain field
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Blackburn [Type 2].“Blackburn Police” around crest, lined field
Horn, one-piece convex, 27 mm. £2.50

Blackburn [Type 3].“Blackburn Police” around crown
Chrome, two-piece low convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Bournemouth [Type 3].”Bournemouth Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Bradford [Type 7]. ”Bradford City Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Bradford [Type 8]. ”Bradford City Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Breconshire [Type 2]. “Breconshire Constabulary” around KC

Backmarks: Greek key design

Nickel, two-piece convex, raised design, 24 mm. £4.50

Brighton [Type 4].”Brighton Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Brighton [Type 6].“Brighton Police”in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Bristol [Type 3].“Bristol Constabulary”in band around KC
White metal, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £1.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

Bristol [Type 5].“Bristol Constabulary” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Bristol [Type 6].“Bristol Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Bristol [Type 7].“Bristol Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

British Transport [Type 1]."BTC" below KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

British Transport [Type 2]."BTC" below KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50

British Transport [Type 3]. Wreathed QC, plain field

Chrome, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00

Buckinghamshire [Type 2].”Bucks Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Buckinghamshire [Type 3].“Bucks Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 27 mm. £2.50

Buckinghamshire [Type 4].”Bucks Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Buckinghamshire [Type 5].”Bucks Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 27 mm. £1.00

Caernarvonshire [Type 4].Name in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Cambridge [Type 4].”Cambridge Borough Police” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Cambridge [Type 7]. “Cambridge City Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Cambridge [Type 8]. “Cambridge City Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Canterbury [Type 3].Coronet above shield and motto
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Cardiff [Type 6].“Cardiff City Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Cheshire [Type 2]. “Cheshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Cheshire [Type 4]. “Cheshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Cheshire [Type 5]. “Cheshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Cheshire
[Type 6].Plumes and sword in oval wreath
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Cheshire [Type 7].Plumes and sword in oval wreath
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

City of London
[Type 1].Sword in top left quadrant of shield [curved upper edge]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

City of London [Type 2].Sword in top left quadrant of upright cross
Horn, one-piece convex, 27 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.00

City of London
[Type 3].City of London crest, large shield, dragon supporters
Bronzed metal, two-piece low convex, 28 mm. £2.50
Bronzed metal, two-piece low convex, 26 mm. £1.50
Bronzed metal, two-piece low convex, 17 mm. £0.75
[Commissioners and Commanders]

City of London [Type 6].Sword in top left quadrant of shield [indented upper edge]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

City of London [Type 7].City of London crest, small shield, dragon supporters
Horn, one-piece convex, 28 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.00
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Colchester [Type 1]. “Colchester Police” around quartered shield

Backmarks: “W.Dowler & Sons, Birm’m”

Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Cornwall [Type 3].”Cornwall Constabulary” in band around shield and KC, lined field
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Cornwall [Type 4].”Cornwall Constabulary” in band around KC above shield, lined field
Horn, one-piece convex, 27 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 20 mm. £1.00

Cornwall [Type 5].”Cornwall Constabulary” in band around KC above shield, lined field
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Cornwall [Type 7].”Cornwall Constabulary” in band around QC above shield, plain field
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £0.50

Coventry [Type 4]. “Coventry Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Cumbria [Type 1]. Name around five-pointed star in rose
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Cumbria [Type 2].Name around five-pointed star in rose
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Derby [Type 1]. “Derby Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £1.50

Derbyshire [Type 3].”Derbyshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Derbyshire [Type 5]. ”Derbyshire Constabulary” in band around QC 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.00  

Devon [Type 2].“Devon Constabulary” without band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Devon [Type 4].“Devon Constabulary” without band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Devon [Type 7]."DSC" monogram in thirties lettering
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Dewsbury [Type 2]. “Dewsbury Borough Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £1.00

Doncaster [Type 2].“Doncaster Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Doncaster [Type 3].”Doncaster Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Doncaster [Type 5].”Doncaster Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00

Dorset 
[Type 1]. “Dorset Constabulary” in band around QVC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. 
£4.50

Dorset [Type 3]. “Dorset Constabulary” in band around KC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50 

 

Dorset (Type 5). “Dorset Constabulary” in band around QC 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.00 

 

Dorset (Type 6). “Dorset Constabulary” in band around QC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00 

Dorset [Type 3].“Dorset Constabulary” in band around KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50

Dorset [Type 5].“Dorset Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Dorset [Type 6].“Dorset Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Durham County [Type 3].”Durham County Constabulary” in band around KC
Backmarks: “Briggs Jones & Gibson Ltd.”
Nickel, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £2.50

Durham County [Type 4].“Durham County Constabulary”around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Durham County [Type 5].“Durham County Constabulary”around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Durham County [Type 6].“Durham County Constabulary” around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Durham County [Type 8].”Durham Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

East Suffolk [Type 5].”East Suffolk Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50


East Suffolk
[Type 6].”East Suffolk Constabulary” in band around QC

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00


East Suffolk
[Type 7].”East Suffolk Constabulary” in band around QC

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

East Sussex [Type 4].”East Sussex Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

East Sussex
[Type 5].“East Sussex Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Essex
[Type 8]. ”Essex Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Essex [Type 9].“Essex Police”around three scimitars, plain border
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Exeter [Type 3]. “Exeter Police”, without band,around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Exeter [Type 4].“Exeter Police”, without band,around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Flintshire [Type 3]. “Flintshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Flintshire [Type 4].“Flintshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Garda Siochana [Eire] [Type 1]. Ten rosettes in border around Gaelic “GS” 

Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.00

Brass, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75


Garda Siochana 
[Eire] [Type 2]. Eight rosettes in border around Gaelic “GS” 

Brass anodised, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Brass anodised, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £0.75

Brass anodised, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25


Garda Siochana 
[Eire] [Type 3]. Ten rosettes in border around Gaelic “GS” 

Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.00

Nickel, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

 

Garda Siochana [Eire] [Type 4]. Eight or ten rosettes in border around Gaelic “GS” 

White metal, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

White metal, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Glamorgan [Type 3].“Glamorgan Constabulary” in inner band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Glamorgan [Type 4].“Glamorgan Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Gloucestershire [Type 2].Serif letter “G" below KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Gloucestershire [Type 3].“Gloucestershire Constabulary”in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Gloucestershire [Type 4]. “Gloucestershire Constabulary”in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Gloucestershire [Type 5].“Gloucestershire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Gloucestershire
[Type 6].“Gloucestershire Constabulary”in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Grimsby [Type 4].“Grimsby Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 22 mm. £2.50

Guernsey."Guernsey" above shield with three heraldic lions
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Gwynedd [Type 2].”Gwynedd Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Gwynedd [Type 3].”Gwynedd Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Hampshire [Type 3]."Hants" in ornate script letters below KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Nickel, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £1.00

Hampshire [Type 4]."Hants" in ornate script letters below KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Hampshire [Type 6].”Hants Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Hampshire [Type 7].”Hants Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Hertfordshire [Type 3].”Herts Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Hertfordshire [Type 6].”Herts Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Huddersfield [Type 2]. “Huddersfield Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Huddersfield [Type 3]. “Huddersfield Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Isle of Man [Type 1].”Isle of Man Police” around triskelion design
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Isle of Man [Type 2].”Isle of Man Police” around triskelion design
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Isle of Wight [Type 1]. "IW" monogram below KC, wreathed

Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50 

Jersey [Type 2]. "Jersey Police", no band, around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24mm.
£2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16mm.
£0.75

Kent [Type 1].”Kent Constabulary” around rearing horse and “Invicta”, QVC
Backmarks: “Dolan & Co. Bond St. Vauxhall, London”
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £4.50

Kent [Type 2].”Kent Constabulary” around rearing horse and “Invicta”, KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50

Kent [Type 3].”Kent Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Kent [Type 4].”Kent Constabulary” in band, around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Kent [Type 5].”Kent Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Kent [Type 6].”Kent Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lancashire 
[Type 1]. ”Lancashire Police” without band around shield and QVC 
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm.
 £7.50  

Lancashire [Type 7].”Lancashire Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lancashire
[Type 8].”Lancashire Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lancashire [Type 9].”Lancashire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Lancashire [Type 10].”Lancashire Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Leeds [Type 1A]. Owl  

Backmarks: None

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.00 

[Sources: cf. HR1 425] 

Leeds [Type 2].”Leeds City Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Leeds [Type 3]. “Leeds City Police” with one spacer around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Leeds [Type 5].“Leeds City Police”in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Leeds [Type 6]. “Leeds City Police” with two spacers around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Leicester
[Type 3].”Leicester Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Leicester
[Type 5].”Leicester Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Leicester [Type 6].”Leicester Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Leicestershire [Type 1].“Leicestershire Constabulary” around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Leicestershire [Type 2].“Leicestershire Constabulary” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Leicestershire and Rutland [Type 1]. “Leicestershire & Rutland Constabulary”, KC
Chrome, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Leicestershire and Rutland [Type 3].“Leicestershire and Rutland Constabulary”, QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Leicestershire and Rutland [Type 4].“Leicestershire and Rutland Constabulary”, QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lincolnshire
[Type 2].”Lincolnshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Lincolnshire [Type 3].”Lincolnshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Lincolnshire [Type 4].”Lincolnshire Police” around shield
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lincolnshire [Type 5].”Lincolnshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Lincolnshire
[Type 6].”Lincolnshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Liverpool [Type 7].”Liverpool City Police” in band around liver bird and QC, no wreath
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Liverpool [Type 10].Liver bird on torse, no crown, wreathed
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50 [Liverpool Parks]
Horn, one-piece convex, 20 mm. £1.50 [Liverpool Parks]

Liverpool [Type 12].Liver bird on torse, no crown, rimmed
Chrome, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75 [Liverpool Parks]

Luton [Type 3].”Luton Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Luton [Type 4].”Luton County Borough Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Maidstone. Large mural coronet above shield with lion & wave design
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Manchester [Type 4].”Manchester Police” in buckle around globe on torse
Backmarks: “Briggs Jones & Gibson 1924 Ltd. Manchester”
Nickel, two-piece convex, 19.5 mm. £3.50 [average condition]

Manchester [Type 5].”Manchester Police” in buckle around globe on torse
Horn, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Manchester [Type 6].”Manchester City Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Merthyr Tydfil [Type 2].  “Merthyr Tydfil Borough Police” in buckle around shield with saint 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50  

Metropolitan [Type 2].”Metropolitan Police” in buckle around QVC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Metropolitan [Type 5].”Metropolitan Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Metropolitan [Type 6]. ”Metropolitan Police” in band around KC

Backmarks: Scrollwork design

White metal, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Metropolitan [Type 7].”Metropolitan Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Metropolitan [Type 8].”Metropolitan Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Horn, one-piece convex, 18 mm. £0.50

Mid-Wales [Type 1].“Mid-Wales Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Monmouthshire [Type 2].“Monmouthshire County Constabulary”aroundKC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Monmouthshire [Type 4].“Monmouthshire County Constabulary”around QC

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Newcastle-upon-Tyne [Type 1].Newcastle Police” around irregular shield with three towers
White metal, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £4.50

Newcastle-upon-Tyne [Type 4].”Newcastle-upon-Tyne” in oval around crest, KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Newcastle-upon-Tyne [Type 5]. ”Newcastle-upon-Tyne” in oval around crest, KC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Newport [Monmouthshire] [Type 4]. “Newport Borough Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Norfolk [Type 4].”Norfolk Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Northampton [Type 6].“Northampton Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Northamptonshire
[Type 3]. “Northampton Constabulary” around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Northamptonshire [Type 4]. “Northamptonshire Constabulary” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Northamptonshire [Type 6].“Northampton & County Constabulary” around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Northamptonshire [Type 8].”Northamptonshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Northamptonshire [Type 9].”Northamptonshire Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00

Northumberland [Type 1]."Northumberland Constabulary" around shield with castle
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Northumberland [Type 2]. “Northumberland Constabulary”around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

North Wales. “North Wales Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Nottingham [Type 4].”Nottingham City Police” around crest with stag supporters
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Nottinghamshire [Type 2]. “Nottinghamshire Constabulary” around KC
Backmarks: “Dolan & Co. Bond St. Vauxhall, London”
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Nottinghamshire [Type 4]. “Nottinghamshire Constabulary” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Oldham [Type 3].”Oldham Borough Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Oxfordshire [Type 3].”Oxfordshire Constabulary” in band, around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Oxfordshire [Type 4].”Oxfordshire Constabulary” in band, around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Oxfordshire [Type 5].”Oxfordshire Constabulary” around bipartite shield and motto
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Oxfordshire [Type 6].”Oxfordshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Pembrokeshire [Type 1].”Pembrokeshire Police” in buckle around wreathed crest, KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Peterborough [Type 4].”Borough of Peterborough Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

Peterborough [Type 6]."Peterborough Police" in band around QC
Horn, one- piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Plymouth [Type 1].”Plymouth Constabulary” in band around coronet and shield
Chrome, two-piece convex, 27 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Police Force [Chief Constables] [Type 2]. Wreathed KC, wreath open at top 

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50   

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75   

 

Police Force [Chief Constables] [Type 3]. Wreathed QC, wreath open at top 

White metal, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

White metal, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £2.00

White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75


Police Force 
[General] [Type 2]. QVC in scalloped border 

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £2.50  

Silver plated, two-piece convex, 14 mm. £1.50  


Police Force 
[General] [Type 3]. QVC in scalloped border 

Horn, one-piece convex, 22 mm. £2.50 

Horn, one-piece convex, 20 mm. £2.00 

Horn, one-piece convex, 18 mm. £0.75 

 

Police Force [General] [Type 4]. KC on plain field, without rim

Nickel, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £1.00  

Nickel, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75  

Nickel, two-piece convex, 12 mm. £1.00  

 

Police Force [General] [Type 5]. KC in scalloped border 

White metal, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00

White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

 

Police Force [General] [Type 6].  KC in scalloped border 

Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00 

Horn, one-piece convex, 21 mm. £0.75 

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25 

 

Police Force [General] [Type 8].  "Police Force" in band around KC 
White metal, two-piece convex, 23 mm. 
£1.00  

White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25  

White metal, two-piece convex, 12 mm. £1.00  

 

Police Force [General] [Type 9]. Name in print letters around KC, lined field 

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

 

Police Force [General] [Type 10].  "Police Force" in band around QC 

White metal, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00 

White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25 

 

Police Force [General] [Type 11].  Large QC on plain field, without border 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00  

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25  

 

Police Force [General] [Type 12]. QC in scalloped border, large crown 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00  


Police Force 
[General] [Type 13]. QC in scalloped border, large crown 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00  

Chrome, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £0.75  

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25  

 

Police Force [General] [Type 15]. ”Police Force” in print letters around QC, lined field 

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Horn, one-piece convex, 12 mm. £1.00

 

Police Force [General] [Type 16]. QC in scalloped border, lined field

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

 

Police Force [General] [Type 17]. ”Police Force” in border around QC

Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00

Horn, one-piece convex, 20 mm. £0.75

 

Police Force [General] [Type 18]. ”QC on lined field, rimmed

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

[The above general issues were also used by colonial and Crown agencies]

Portsmouth [Type 4].”Portsmouth City Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Portsmouth [Type 5].”Portsmouth City Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Preston [Type 5].”Preston Borough Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Ramsgate [Type 3].“Salus Naufragis Salus Aegris” below shield and KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Reading [Type 3].”Reading Borough Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

River Wear Police [1840-1961].  Name around upright anchor
Nickel, two-piece convex, 21 mm.
 £4.50

Royal Ulster [Type 4].“Royal Ulster Constabulary” in oval around wreathed harp, QC
Blackened white metal, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £2.50
Blackened white metal, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £1.50

Royal Ulster [Type 5].“Royal Ulster Constabulary” in oval around wreathed harp, QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.50

Scotland [Type 1].Thistle and KC above “Semper Vigilo”, wreathed
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50 [General issue]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75 [General issue]

Scotland [Type2].Thistle and KC above “Semper Vigilo”, wreathed
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00 [General issue]
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25 [General issue]

Scotland [Type 3].Thistle and KC above “Semper Vigilo”, wreathed
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00 [General issue]

Scotland
[Type 4].Thistle and QC above “Semper Vigilo”, wreathed
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00 [General issue]

Sheffield
[Type 6].”Sheffield City Police” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Sheffield [Type 7].”Sheffield City Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Sheffield & Rotherham. “Sheffield and Rotherham Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Shropshire [Type 4].”Shropshire Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Somerset [Type 2].”Somerset Constabulary”, no band, around dragon rampant
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Somerset [Type 5].”Somerset Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Somerset [Type 6].”Somerset Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Somerset [Type 7].”Somerset Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

South Wales.
“South Wales Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Special Constabulary [Type 1].  Name in band around QC 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25 

 

Special Constabulary [Type 2].  Name in band around QC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00 

Staffordshire [Type 2].”Staffordshire Constabulary” in band around KC and rope
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50
Nickel, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £1.50

Staffordshire [Type 3].“Staffordshire County Police” in band, two spacers, around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Staffordshire [Type 4].“Staffordshire County Police” in band, two spacers, around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Staffordshire [Type 5].“Staffordshire County Police” in band, one spacer, around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Staffordshire [Type 6].“Staffordshire County Police” in band around rope and KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Staffordshire [Type 7].“Staffordshire County Police” in band around rope and KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Staffordshire [Type 8].“Staffordshire County Police” in band around rope and QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Staffordshire [Type 9].“Staffordshire County Police” in band around rope and QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm £1.00
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Suffolk [Type 2].”Suffolk Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Sunderland [Type 1].”Sunderland Police” in band around sextant
Nickel, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £4.50

Surrey [Type 3]. “Surrey Constabulary”, no band, around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Surrey [Type 4].“Surrey Constabulary” in buckle around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Surrey [Type 5]. “Surrey Constabulary”, no band, around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Sussex [Type 2].”Sussex Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Sussex
[Type 3].”Sussex Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Sussex [Type 4].”Sussex Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Swansea [Type 4].“Swansea Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £0.75

Teesside. “Teesside Constabulary”in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Wakefield
[Type 3].“Wakefield City Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome,
two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Wakefield [Type 4].“Wakefield City Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Wakefield [Type 5].“Wakefield City Police” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Wakefield [Type 6].“Wakefield City Police” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Walsall [Type 3]. “Walsall Police”in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Walsall [Type 5]. “Walsall Police”in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Warwickshire [Type 2]. “Warwickshire Constabulary” in band around KC  
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 
£2.50 

West Mercia. “West Mercia Constabulary”in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm.£1.00

West Suffolk [Type 2].”West Suffolk Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

West Suffolk [Type 4].”West Suffolk Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

West Sussex [Type 2].“West Sussex” in band around KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

West Sussex [Type 3].”West Sussex Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

West Sussex [Type 4].”West Sussex Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

West Sussex [Type 6].”West Sussex Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Wiltshire [Type 3].”Wiltshire Constabulary”, no band, around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Wiltshire [Type 4].”Wiltshire Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Worcester. “Worcester City Police”in band around tower
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Worcestershire [Type 3].”Worcestershire Police” in band around oak tree
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Worcestershire [Type 4]. “Worcestershire Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Worcestershire [Type 7].“Worcestershire Constabulary”in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

York
[Type 3].”York Police” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

York [Type 4].”York Police” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

York & North East Yorkshire [Type 1].Name around floral design on coronet
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

York & North East Yorkshire [Type 2].Name around floral design on coronet
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [East Riding][Type 2].Old English “ERC" below rose, KC
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Yorkshire [East Riding][Type 3].Old English “ERC" below rose, KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Yorkshire [East Riding][Type 4]. “East Riding of Yorkshire Constabulary” around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [East Riding][Type 5]. “East Riding of Yorkshire Constabulary” around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [North Riding] [Type 2]. ”North Riding Constabulary” in band around KC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [North Riding] [Type 3]. ”North Riding Constabulary” in band around KC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [North Riding] [Type 4]. ”North Riding Constabulary” in band around QC
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Yorkshire [North Riding] [Type 5]. ”North Riding Constabulary” in band around QC
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00

Yorkshire
[West Riding] [Type 2]. “West Riding Constabulary”around large rose
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Yorkshire [West Riding] [Type 3]. “West Riding Constabulary”around large rose
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [West Riding] [Type 4]. “West Riding Constabulary”around large rose
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Yorkshire [West Riding] [Type 5]. Rose within inner circle
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

MISCELLANEOUS

British Transport Police – see “British Transport Commission” listed in “Companies”

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Chief & Assistant Chief Constables. Wreathed KC, wreath open at top [HR1 213]
White metal, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Chief & Assistant Chief Constables. Wreathed QC, wreath open at top [cf. HR1 213]
Silver wash, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 1]. Large QVC, plain field, without border [cf. HR1 364]
White metal, two-piece convex, 20 mm. £3.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.50

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 2].   "Police Force" in band around KC [HR1 362]
White metal, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £1.00
White metal, two-piece convex, 19.5 mm. £0.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 11 mm. £0.25

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 3].  ”Police Force” in band around QC [cf. HR1 362]
White metal, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 4].  KC in scalloped border [cf. HR1 363]
White metal, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 4].  QC in scalloped border, large crown [HR1 363]
White metal, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £1.00
White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 5].  QC in rimmed border
Chrome, two-piece convex, 22.5 mm. £1.00  
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Police Force [General Issue] [Type 9]. QC in scalloped border, small crown [cf. HR1 363]

Chrome, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £1.00

River Wear Police [1840-1961]. Name around upright anchor
[Backmarks: “Extra Superb”]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 21 mm. £4.50

Royal Parks Constabulary.   See “Royal Household”

Scottish Police [KC].  Thistle & KC in wreath  [HR1 359]
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £1.00
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17.5 mm. £0.25