KFC Goes Blue

This Kentucky Fried Chicken in Gallipolis, Ohio, posted a sign in support of uniformed police officers.

This KFC Goes Blue

Here’s a closer look at what it says.

They want to show support for the peacemakers who keep the community safe.

Here's a closer look at what it says.

A photo of the sign was originally posted on the Ohio Going Blue Facebook page.

Here’s a comment from the admin, who argues that it isn’t about the free food but the acknowledgement.

A photo of the sign was originally posted on the Ohio Going Blue Facebook page.

This location is not the only one to offer free meals to officers.

Some people working in the food industry responded to the post on Facebook saying that their work offers the same service. One woman employed at a Taco Bell wrote about how she was proud to give officers meals on the house because they would help keep the peace when fights broke out at night.

This location is not the only one to offer free meals to officers.

Here’s another example of a fast food establishment encouraging public support of police officers.

Here's another example of a fast food establishment encouraging public support of police officers.

In some places, typically larger cities like NYC, officers discouraged from accepting gratuities like free meals because it may lead to corruption.

Some folks are scratching their heads saying that police officers in their city aren't allowed to accept gratuities.

Is this  special treatment or  support? What do you think?