Who are the men and women behind the badge?
Join us in our travels and meet law enforcement officers from across the country and share in their story as we help build relationships with the communities they serve.
Who We Are
Retired Sergeant Charlie Simmons and his wife Tricia Simmons
After 27 years with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office we wanted to give back to the law enforcement community. We are travelling the country in our 5th wheel trailer and meeting with law enforcement agencies across the country.
What We Do
Taking Photographs and Telling Stories
We are looking to share stories of the people behind the badge in an effort to give a new perspective on the men and women of law enforcement. We also provide agencies with a myriad of photos for them to use to build relationships with the communities they serve and to build esprit de corp within the agency.
From SoCal to Crete, Nebraska - What?
What would bring someone born and raised in southern California to the Midwest? It's the people. And for Officer Lavance Reed, it's those people that keep him there.
Family Is What You Make It
Officer Audrey Arbuckle, Crete Police Department shares her story of family, the one you are born into and the one you create for yourself.
Swamp Hollow Forge: Turning A Dream Into A Reality
Officer Chris Rondeau, Rockaway Beach Police Department, east coast meets west coast and a man turns his passion into beautiful craftmanship.
WHERE ARE WE NOW
WE have returned to south texas to ride out the winter and hopefully work with some of the local agencies(Uvalde sheriff, del rio police, valverde sheriff) we missed last year
WE continue to work around the challenges COVID-19 has imposed and are excited to get back to work soon.
We only count states we have worked in or spent more than one night.
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