This policy has been completely revised. Areas of importance are found on page 7 TCOLE Master Proficiency Certification Chevrons and page 16 Duty Belt. TCOLE Master Proficiency Certification Chevrons have been changed to reflect the Detention Officers obtaining a Master Jailers License from TCOLE authorizing them to wear the two chevrons with star. Also noted in the attachments, particularly Attachment C, please notice all Sergeants with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office shall be recognized by the same chevrons.
The Sheriff has issued the attached Executive Order effective October 1st through 31st, 2021, authorizing certified employees to wear the pink badge during the month of October in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The Sheriff has issued the attached Executive Order effective September 5th through 11th 2021, authorizing certified employees to wear the 9/11 20th anniversary badge the week leading up to September 11 to show the Harris County Sheriff’s Office support for the Tunnel to Towers Foundation.