1861 SERIES – CHICAGO POLICE STAR DESIGN

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Below is a complete pictorial presentation of the 1861 Series Chicago Police Department Star. All images shown are of actual Department issued stars of every rank that existed in the 1861 series.

PATROLMAN STAR – 1st Issue


In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – April 14, 1889 and June 1889 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

PATROLMAN STAR – 2nd Issue


In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

DRIVER STAR


In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

MESSENGER STAR


In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

PATROL DRIVER STAR


In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

ROUNDSMAN STAR – 1st Issue


In Service Dates: April 1873 – 1877

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: A.B. Thayer & Co. Jewelers and Meyer & Wenthe

ROUNDSMAN STAR – 2nd Issue


In Service Dates: April 1873 – 1877

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

SERGEANT STAR


In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

LIEUTENANT STAR


In Service Dates: 1877 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

SUPERINTENDENT’S STAFF STAR


In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.