Blue Lives Matter advocate that those who are prosecuted and convicted of killing law enforcement officers should be sentenced under hate crime statutes. It was started in response to Black Lives Matter after the homicides of NYPD officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu in Brooklyn, New York on December 20, 2014. Critics of Blue Lives Matter feel the laws are redundant since attacking or killing a police officer would already result in a harsher punishment than attacking a non-police officer. In an emergency it matters not which side of the fence one falls on. What does matter is that when help arrives, it is wearing a uniform; blue, khaki, brown, green or somewhere in between. If for nothing else than putting our well-being and safety above their own, they deserve our respect and our support. Porcelain. Measures 4" x 4" x 9/16". Embellishment is high quality Oracle and or Eco-Friendly Ink vinyl. Easel and wall hanger, if shown, are for display purposes only and not included. Both can be purchased at a hobby store or online at Amazon. DISCLAIMER: © All Copyrights and Trademarks of the "character images" used belong to their respective owners and are not being sold. This item is NOT a licensed product and I do not claim ownership over the "characters" used in my designs. Please note that you are strictly paying for my time to create your personalized image.