Badge and Patch Approval for the Private Patrol Operator;
All Private Patrol Operators are required by BSIS to have their Badge/ Patch and or Cap insignia approval
pursuant to Section 7582.28 of the Bureau and Professions Code, Sections 7582.269(f) and 7582.27.
The Bureau strongly advises that ANY variations to the Bureau approved Badge/Patch or any other designed Badges
and Patches MUST FIRST BE APPROVED by the Bureau, pursuant to Sections 7582.26(f) 7582.27.
As a PPO your company you should be aware that Badge/Patch must have full company name as it reads on your PPO
Licenses, you also CANNOT USE ABBREVIATIONS unless it is a part of your business name. Your Patch must have the words (PRIVATE SECURITY) on it. Your Patches on your security uniform shirts are to have a company patch on both arms of the uniform shirt. The Badge that is issued to the employee must have employee identification number on each badge issued to each employee.
The Badge can not give an impression that your company is connected in any way with the federal government , a state
government or political subdivision of any state government pursuant to Section 7582.26 (d). www.bsis.dca.ca.gov.