1861 SERIES – CHICAGO POLICE STAR DESIGN

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


1861 Series - Chicago Police Patrolman Star - 1st Issue Obverse
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


1861 Series - Chicago Police Patrolman Star - 2nd Issue Obverse
In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

DRIVER STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Driver Star - Obverse
In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

MESSENGER STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Messenger Star - Obverse
In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

PATROL DRIVER STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Patrol Driver Star - Obverse
In Service Dates: 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

ROUNDSMAN STAR – 1st Issue


1861 Series - Chicago Police Roundsman Star - 1st Issue Obverse
In Service Dates: April 1873 – 1877

Status: Inactive – Retired

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

ROUNDSMAN STAR – 2nd Issue


1861 Series - Chicago Police Roundsman Star - 2nd Issue Obverse
In Service Dates: April 1873 – 1877

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

SERGEANT STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Sergeant - Obverse
In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

LIEUTENANT STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Lieutenant Star - Obverse
In Service Dates: 1877 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.

SUPERINTENDENT’S STAFF STAR


1861 Series - Chicago Police Superintendent's Staff Star - Obverse
In Service Dates: March 26, 1861 – 1904

Status: Inactive – Retired

Manufactured By: S.D. Childs & Co.