The Military Service Award 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: An award granted to any Sworn or Civilian Department Member who is currently a member of any branch of the United States Armed Services or was honorably discharged from any branch of the United States Armed Services. This award is also granted in recognition for military service and deployment.
Presentation: This award is presented to Sworn Department Members in the form of a ribbon bar with a blue star attachment for military service or ribbon bar with an oak leaf cluster attachment for military service and deployment and certificate. Civilian Department Members are presented this award in the form of an enamel ribbon bar pin and certificate; military deployment for civilian members will be recognized in the text of the certificate.