Instead of “show your hands” incident and using force, a police officer broke up a group of teenagers fight with a “show your moves” dance-off. In the video, posted on social media by Antwain Bynum, the policewoman is seen performing very well with 17-year-old Aaliyah Taylor, to a dance-off set to Silentó’s “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae). Trying to disperse the students after a fight, the officer agreed to a battle to decide if they can stay or leave the street corner. And the next scene is beyond cool and epic! .
The video has gained a lot of hits and admiration from netizens, citing this unusual tactic but safe and fun way. Obama even tweeted: “Great example of police having fun while keeping us safe.”
Way to go officer!