Hebrew name: Itur HaSherut
Awarded for service at the Israel Police, distinguished
by an outstanding contribution to the achievement of the goals of the Police,
through a single outstanding act, perseverance or exemplary dedication. This decoration is awarded by the Chief Commissioner of
The designer of the medal was Nathan Karp. On a cupro-nickel alloy disc,
is a portion of the police emblem, on the right an olive branch. The
ribbon is blue with a single white stripe. The medals were first minted
in 1974 by Kretschmer of Jerusalem and issued by the Israel Government
Coins and Medals Corporation.
The medal is not awarded to civilians.