A symbol of preparedness, survival and pride, the paracord can be unraveled in case of an emergency. The blue strand woven through the center is a symbol of law enforcement's preparedness, survival and pride. Round metal disc states, To Protect And Serve. Lobster claw clasp attaches to belt or bag. Split ring for keys. Accompanying card explains the meaning of the Thin Blue Line and the uses of the paracord.