The Burleigh County Sheriff’s Department and the Bismarck Police Department have joined the lipsync craze sweeping law enforcement departments across the nation.
In the videos, various deputies and officers lipsync to popular music ranging from oldies to current hits.
It started in Texas. Bexar County Sheriff’s Deputy Alexander Mena kicked off the challenge last month with a simple video, never expecting it would lead to full-scale productions.
In the past month, dozens of police departments have answered the Lone Star State, creating a kind of cop-pool karaoke that includes officers in Kentucky, California and, unforgettably, Norfolk, Virginia.
Many are good.
Many are so bad they’re good.
But it’s all for the fun of it.
Here’s Burleigh County’s offering:
And this is the Bismarck Police Department production:
Viewers can debate which one they like best.
You can also view the Burleigh County Sheriff’s Department video at its Facebook page here.
And you can view the Bismarck Police Department video at its Facebook page here.