With no time to waste and amid screams and panic, law enforcement officers run toward danger and lay their lives on the line to protect and serve, every day not knowing if at the end of the day they will return home to their loved ones.
No matter the circumstances, a terrorist attack, a mass shooting, or a natural disaster, these over one million men and women in blue heed the call. They respond no matter what – and that response is not based on ethnicity, religion, gender or anything else.
With that on one’s resume, you might think law enforcement officers would be considered heroes. Perhaps in an earlier time, but not today… as a war on law enforcement rages across the country.
Insidious lies spread by Hollywood and the mainstream media have painted a bright red target on the backs of our brave men and women in blue. An already dangerous job is now exponentially more dangerous.
The film “Bleeding Blue”, which opens September 7, dispels the myth about policing. The filmmakers call Bleeding Blue, “the film Hollywood is unwilling to make”. It investigates the ongoing narrative that America’s “police are blood-thirsty villains patrolling our communities with the purpose of exacting an almost vigilante justice against minorities.”