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AMERICA - LAW ENFORCEMENT BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA General Quebec law-enforcement comments (2)
As I suspected there is a provincial uniform regulation for the municipal police in Québec: Règlement sur les uniformes des corps de police municipaux. I suppose that is the basis for the standardization, although my French is not good enough to make a judgement about the level of details in that regulation. Thanks but that's the standards that were adopted in 1981 as mentioned near the end of the document and the department patches are the ones I linked to above. As police departments are now seemingly free to adopt their own emblems, there must have been subsequent guidelines that were pased. I think the date at the top is when it was added to the database or could mean it was readopted without bothering to remove passages that no one really follow any longer (the text does say that the director can apply to the commission to obtain permission to use other equipment)....
marcpasquin > 5-February-2016 0:26:05

EUROPE - MILITARY BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA France: Rank Insignia MITHA pdf (2)
Updated PDF as of 2014: Source: Further details: French Wikipedia: The attachements are not complete; check the above sources....
Luke2 > 5-February-2016 0:11:05

ASIA - MILITARY BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA Old Republic of China ranks: (1)
A very interesting information indeed! Thanks a lot)...
Dorward_Bis > 4-February-2016 11:51:04

AFRICA - CORRECTIONS & PRISONS BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA Nigeria Prisons Service Rank Insignia (0)
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sketor7558 > 4-February-2016 3:11:04