Photo credit: Michael Hnatov
Accession Number: C.2019.177.2
Dimensions: 4.25 in diameter
Dimensions (Metric): 10.795 cm diameter
Credit Line: Gift of London Metropolitan Police Service and M15 and M16 UK Security Services
New Scotland Yard embroidered uniform patch. The patch is circular and navy blue with the Metropolitan Police emblem embroidered in white in the center and "NEW SCOTLAND YARD | LONDON" embroidered around the emblem.
After 9/11, the U.S. government mobilized intelligence and federal law enforcement agencies to share data and expertise with each other, U.S. military partners, international allies, and local informants to combat vast terrorist networks. The influx and analysis of recovered items increased dramatically.
The Metropolitan Police Service, which serves Her Majesty Elizabeth Regina, is also known as Scotland Yard.