Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Placer Count Sheriff Deputy Jud Ruiz volunteers his time with his horse Doc, as Roger Cate donates some cash during Battle of The Badges Wednesday in front of Bel Air.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Diane Landers of Auburn drops a few bucks into the Salvation Army's red kettle to Placer County Sheriff community services officer Shannon Herdegen and Mrs. Placer County Lahoma Caudill during Battle of The Badges.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Placer County Sheriff Lieutenant Kevin Borden rides his horse Cash at the Bel Air shopping center during Battle of The Badges Wednesday.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Doug Watson makes his way out form Save Mart donating a couple dollars to the Salvation Army with Auburn Police dispatch officer Sarah Lacko during Battle of The Badges.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Don Lane makes a donation to The Salvation Army while exiting Bel Air to California Highway Patrol officer Dave Martinez during Battle of The Badges.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Joyce Swartz takes time to greet Placer County Sheriff Lieutenant Kevin Borland's horse named Cash during Battle of The Badges.
Ben Furtado/Auburn Journal Twin 3-year-old sisters Kaya, left, and Stella Shipley stuff dollar bills into the red kettle of The Salvation Army as Auburn Police volunteer Fred Canning stands by at Save Mart during Battle of The Badges in Auburn Wednesday morning.