Body of Proof “Shades of Blue” Review

TV dramas are to be believed, there are more dirty cops than there are good ones, and with this week’s episode, "Shades of Blue," Body of Proof added their name to the long list of shows out to prove it.

I’m still unclear about exactly why the undercover cop was killed by his fellow cop buddy. Did the dead guy figure out the cop was dirty; did the other cop like the dead guy’s hot wife? These things were never discussed. Most of the episode was concentrated on the clash between the police and the ME’s office when Nick’s old partner is framed for the murder.

For once on a cop drama I would like to see the former partner of a suspected dirty cop easily accept the idea that they might be guilty. "Yeah, that guy was a real tool…I can totally see him shooting someone in the back of the head." But, alas, TV cops are blindly loyal. Usually it comes back to bite them in the ass, but this time, at least, Nick was right about his buddy. It was just too bad he had to risk his job and his partnership with Megan in order to prove his case. Read More... 


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