The Annual Bureau Award of Recognition Ribbon is an authorized ribbon award for the Chicago Police Department. Ribbon includes metal frame. Item does NOT include pin clutches with butterfly clasps, ribbon rack or any appurtenances (stars / oak leaves). Those items are sold separately.
Award Description: Granted annually to any sworn or civilian group or team that has displayed determination in accomplishing its mission and performed uniformly in a manner justifying collective recognition. Additionally, this superior and exemplary group or team must have demonstrated motivation, excellence, successful collaboration, and dedication to duty that positively influenced the Department and set this group / team apart from all other groups / teams within a Bureau (i.e. a combination of factors that may include quality arrests and prosecution, crime reduction, minimal complaints, solving a pattern of crimes, or accomplishing goals under adverse conditions.) The Annual Bureau Award of Recognition will be granted to each of the following: Office of the Superintendent, Bureau of Patrol, Bureau of Patrol – Area North, Bureau of Patrol – Area South, Bureau of Patrol – Area Central, Bureau of Detectives, Bureau of Organized Crime and Bureau of Support Services.
Presentation: This award is presented to Sworn Department members in the form of a ribbon bar and certificate. Civilian Department Members are presented this award in the form of a Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (CAPS) lapel pin and certificate.