Saturday, July 1, 2017

Fact of the Day: Navy Blue Police

The reason navy blue is the most common color for police officers in the United States dates back to the 19th century when the police started to modernize. They were simply surplus Union uniforms left over from the American Civil War. 

9 comments:

  1. That's interesting info and makes sense. Hugs...

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  2. Whatever worked in the budget

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  3. I did not know this -- interesting fact!

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  4. Very sensible - "waste not, want not".
    Colin

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  5. Very cool fact, Adam. I've wondered about that a few times.

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