The 3/16″ silver star denotes additional awards for unit, campaign, service and engagement awards on ribbons.
Chicago Police Application:
Silver five point star used for CPD ribbons. Five point stars are presented in blue, silver and gold and are shape of a five point star. The appurtenance measures 3/16 of an inch in diameter and shall be positioned beginning in the center of a ribbon award and then alternating from the right then to the left of the center star.
Description: Denotes the 5th reception of any Department Award, excluding the Honorable Mention Ribbon Award and the Military Service Award in which case an oak leaf is used instead of a star. The Outside Governmental Agency Award is also excluded. A silver star on the NATO Summit Service Award Special Recognition ribbon bar identifies Department Members assigned or detailed to the Mobile Field Force, Intelligence Section and the Area Central Bicycle Patrol Unit during the NATO Summit.
|Dimensions||0.2 × 0.2 × 0.33 in|
1-On, 2-On, 3-On, 4-On