My primary focus for this design was combining the ideas of support for law enforcement, mental health, and support from peers. Some inspiration came from St. Michael (the protector of law enforcement), the sheriff badge, and the thin blue stripe
COONEY'S CUTTING EDGE
After a work-related tragedy, the Dakota County Sheriff's Office decided to create a Peer Support Team to offer guidance and support to their fellow deputies. They wanted a logo that would encompass not only what they stand for, but what the purpose of forming the peer support group was. After a few iterations, we were able to come to an agreement on what logo suited the team best.