Chicago Police DepartmentUniform and Property U06-02-09
Keyring Loop and Strap
Issue Date:29 August 2019Effective Date:29 August 2019
Rescinds:U11.0525
Index Category:Uniform and Equipment Specifications
I.KEYRING LOOP AND STRAP
  • A.DESIGN:
    Strap with snap closures designed to attach to the duty belt. The strap will have an attached metal spring lock hook to hold one metal ring upon which a maximum of ten keys may be attached. The strap may also have a single paddle-style flap of material that hangs behind the keyring to protect the trouser.
  • B.COLOR:
    • 1.Keyring: Silver or black
    • 2.Strap: Black
  • C.MATERIAL:
    • 1.Keyring: Metal
    • 2.Strap: Leather, synthetic leather, or woven nylon, depending upon style of duty belt.
  • D.CONSTRUCTION:
    • 1.Keyring Loop: Plain metal, split ring type. Ring diameter will not exceed 1 ½ inches.
    • 2.Strap: A plain finish, low to moderate gloss, measuring approximately ¾ inch by 5 inches with a 2 inch to 3 inch belt loop. The strap may have either a metal snap assembly or rivet with an integral metal spring lock hook to hold the keyring.
Eddie T. Johnson
Superintendent of Police
15-020 JJR