Who We Are

The Online Badge Store is your one stop source for custom made Blackinton badges, uniform accessories, awards, and specialty products. We are a respected supplier to government agencies, security companies, private detectives, paramedics, private companies, and individuals worldwide. With so many choices, selection can be overwhelming.

The Online Badge Store knows the business and can guide you through the selection process. Quotes are free and we can send a photo example of the product before you buy.  We provide discounts on online orders. You tell us what you want and we do the work!


Badges in Hundreds of styles and finishes from nickel plate to 24 K gold

Awards, Plaques, and Accessories

Awards and plaques along with gifts from jewelery, coins, money clips and more.


Design your very own custom badges to fit your own nique needs and requirements.

The Online Badge Store has been a trusted Blackinton dealer since 1947.  Blackinton is the United States’ largest manufacturer of police, fire, security, military and government badges and uniform insignia.  With over 150 years of experience, Blackinton provides badges in hundreds of styles and in the highest quality finishes such as silver, rhodium, gold and nickel plating, and even 24 carat gold.

About Me

The Online Badge Store (Badges, LLC) is owned and operated by Timothy Thompson, President. Started by Tim’s father in 1947 as Fire Safety Corporation in Rochester Minnesota, Badges, LLC has provided custom made badges from Blackinton to government and private sector customers. Tim took over his father’s business and has been providing Blackinton badges for more than 30 years.

For more information or pricing, email or call us at 952-934-7626.