A police shield used by French Police during a shootout with terrorists inside the Bataclan Theater
This “military” shield was used by French police was hit 27 times.
This shield was used by French Police when they entered the Bataclan Theater to rescue the victims and stop the carnage. Despite taking withering fire (27 rounds), the police continued charging the terrorists until they were shot dead or detonated their suicide belts.
Next time you hear someone criticize law enforcement for having, displaying, or using “military” equipment, show them this picture and thank God that they do.
A photograph of the theater hall reveals the bloody horror that unfolded when terrorists opened fire on concertgoers at the Bataclan. Photo Credit: Mirrorpix