HEART OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AWARD RECIPIENTS CORPORAL ROBIN GREEN & CORPORAL TODD GREEN LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT In August, 2016, the Acadiana area experienced extremely heavy rains that caused widespread flooding. As a result, many officers were called in to perform evacuations of trapped residents. Corporal Todd Green and at that time, Corporal Robin Starring, did … More Meet Robin & Todd Green
HEART OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AWARD RECIPIENT OFFICER HENRY BRIGGS – BATON ROUGE POLICE DEPARTMENT Officer Henry Briggs is being honored for demonstrating extraordinary compassion in helping a community member get back on his feet after a job loss. While on patrol, Officer Briggs and Sergeant Darryl Honoré met a man in need of a ride. … More Meet Henry Briggs
Service Before Self Award Recipient Officer Shantell Howard – New Orleans Police Department For the last two years, Officer Shantell Howard has done Thanksgiving a little bit differently than many of us. Officer Howard purchased and prepared food and then spent Thanksgiving Day serving a full holiday meal to 60 residents of a transitional housing … More Meet Shantell Howard
Beyond the Badge is proud to announce that the Renee and Leslie Hull Fund and Mercedes Benz of Baton Rouge will both be Gold sponsors of the 2018 Heart of Law Enforcement Awards. This is Mercedes Benz of Baton Rouge’s second year as a Gold Sponsor. The Renee and Leslie Hull Fund was a generous … More Welcome Back Sponsors!
Beyond the Badge is honored to welcome back Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser as a Gold Sponsor for the 2018 Heart of Law Enforcement Awards. This is the Lt. Governor’s second year as a Gold sponsor. Cathy Childers is pictured below accepting the check from Lt. Governor Nungesser. BTB is forever grateful for his continued support! … More 2018 Sponsorships Rolling In!
It’s been a busy summer and fall for the awesome volunteers at BTB. Founder, Linda Hull, had the honor of attending the 2017 LA Sheriff’s Association Conference in July. Volunteers, Dortha Cummins and Kristy Miller, braved the rain and heat to represent BTB at the Motorman 5k in St. Francisville in May. Thank you, Ladies! … More Out and About with BTB…
The 2017 Heart of Law Enforcement Award Ceremony was a huge success! With Kiran Chawla as emcee and LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron as the keynote speaker, how could it be anything else!?! BTB was also fortunate to have both Governor John Bel Edwards and Lieutenant Governor William “Billy” Nungesser address the crowd. Nearly 200 … More 2017 Event Photos
The inaugural Beyond the Badge Heart of Law Enforcement Awards ceremony was held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Pictures and profiles on the awards recipients will be posted soon. Check out the press kit for a preview! HOL Award press kit 2017
Linda Hull, chairperson for Beyond the Badge, announced today that Kiran Chawla will emcee the organization’s inaugural Heart of Law Enforcement Awards Ceremony. Kiran is an Emmy Award winning reporter for WAFB 9News in Baton Rouge. She is the Lead Investigative Reporter for 9News Investigators. BTB is honored to have such talent guiding the 2017 … More WAFB 9News’ Kiran Chawla to Emcee Heart of Law Enforcement Awards Ceremony