As long as sworn officers are the front line troops in the government's war against armed resistance we are susceptible to charges of cop-bashing. The topic must be engaged.
The epithet 'law enforcement officers' and its acronym must be removed from our language as dishonest agitprop. They are sworn to follow orders and are not required to uphold the same law as we live under.
Democracy is the rule of fools by fools. I am not ruled by them.