The armiger chose a
shield of white (argent) to signify peace and sincerity throughout
broken by the blue (azure) raguly line, which represents hardships
and difficulty suffered. The black (sable) buck’s head in chief
demonstrates a consistent determination to refrain from fighting
unless provoked. The chess rook in base is meant to be a constant
reminder to choose one's battles carefully.
The crest of three
feathers signifies willing obedience, loyalty, and serenity of mind
in all things.
The mantle is depicted here in the laurel leaf style as a whimsy
because the armiger’s middle name, Lauren, is derived from "laurel",
which is Latin, meaning "seer of second sight" or gift of superior
The motto "Pax et
Securitas" is Latin for "Peace and Security".
John Mansfield (1799 – 9 March 1879) of Etwall, Derby, England
father of Gervis George Mansfield (7 May 1823 – 24 April 1907) of
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England, father of Gervis Vincent Mansfield
(2 April 1896 – 15 January 1971) of Sacramento, Sacramento,
California, USA, father of Dean Floyd Mansfield (19 July 1924 – 10
August 2001) of Sacramento, Sacramento, California, USA, father of
John David Mansfield (b. 30 September 1949) of Sacramento,
Sacramento, California, USA, father of Matthew Lauren Mansfield (b.
25 April 1979) of Sacramento, Sacramento, California, USA.
Matthew Lauren Mansfield was certified as a Communications Officer
by the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth, Georgia,
USA (1998); certified by the Arizona Criminal Justice Information
System in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (2006); certified as a medical
transcriptionist in Lehi, Utah, USA (2008); received his associates
and certificate in computer programming in Mesa, Arizona, USA
(2012), associates and certificate in law enforcement technology in
Tempe, Arizona, USA (2014), and Arizona Peace Officer Standards and
Training Certificate in Phoenix, Arizona, USA (2014). In 2014, the
armiger became a sworn constable in the great State of Arizona, USA.
Additionally, he is founder of his own engineering company,
Mansfield Engineering LLC, and is the co-founder and director of
operations at Carino Academy LLC. In 2016, the armiger was awarded a
Chief’s Coin for exemplary service to his community during the
course of his duties as a peace officer. He has two sons, Timothy
Isaac Mansfield (b. 23 May 2008), and Levi Sterling Mansfield (b. 17