Press Kit for 2019 Ceremony

Beyond the Badge proudly recognized 17 law enforcement officers from across Louisiana in its 3rd annual Heart of Law Enforcement Awards earlier today.  See link below for media information on the ceremony and award recipients. Heart Of Law Enforcement Awards 2019 press kit

Meet Hershel Smith

Master Trooper Hershel Smith – Louisiana State Police In August of last year, Master Trooper Hershel Smith learned about a young boy from his home parish of Vernon.  The boy had never had his own bicycle.  Touched by the circumstance and understanding how much a bicycle can mean to a growing boy, M/T Smith made … More Meet Hershel Smith

Meet Hue Pham

HEART OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AWARD RECIPIENT Officer Hue Pham – Baton Rouge Police Department It was a cold November afternoon when Officer Hue Pham arrived to investigate a young mother and child in a retail parking lot.  The temperature was in the low 50’s that afternoon.  The mother was appropriately dressed for the cold weather, … More Meet Hue Pham