1210 WPHT Backs the Badge


Every month, Rich Zeoli honors a different deserving officer, nominated by the FOP Lodge 5. Listen to Rich every first Friday of the month for 1210 WPHT Backs the Badge for the heroic stories from the men and women in uniform.

Police Officer Joseph Hansbury

Officer Joseph Hansbury
Police Officer Joseph Hansbury  grew up in Northeast Philadelphia where he attended Frankford High School.   Officer Hansbury graduated from the Police Academy in August 1996.   After graduation Officer Hansbury was assigned to the 8th District where his is currently serves as the Community relations officer. 

In 2002 Officer Hansbury founded the Philadelphia Police and Fire football club, The Blue Flames.   Since then the Blue Flames has given hundreds of thousand dollars to raised organizing youth football camps to fallen officers and firefighters widows fund and many more.  For more information please visit www.blueflamefootball.com.