Busting their funky moves, a group of West Yorkshire police officers stepped to the beat.

They have become the latest cops to be caught up in a craze sweeping the internet.

Police forces around the world have joined in the viral Running Man challenge, showing off their best dance moves.

In a new video filmed by West Yorkshire Police Specials, 65 officers do their thing at the force’s training centre.

65 special constables took on the Running Man challenge
65 special constables took on the Running Man challenge

Police have stressed it was filmed in the specials’ own time.

The video features a storyline about a trouble-making officer, before the entire unit bursts into dance with some stunning moves.

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The Running Man challenge has swept the globe after a New Zealand police force danced to Ghost Town DJ’s 1996 hit My Boo in a light-hearted attempt to attract new recruits to its ranks.

Police Scotland, the NYPD and the Metropolitan Police have all joined in the #runningmanchallenge trend and the original video has now been viewed more than eight million times.