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Saskatoon police belt Backstreet Boys for lip sync challenge

WATCH ABOVE: On Friday morning, SPS posted this Facebook video of members singing Backstreet Boys’ popular song ‘I Want It That Way.'

UPDATE: Saskatoon police take 3rd place on ‘Lip Sync to the Rescue’

The Saskatoon Police Service (SPS) brought its A-game to the lip sync challenge.

On Friday morning, SPS posted a Facebook video of members singing Backstreet Boys’ popular song I Want It That Way.

The song was also bookended by a scene reenactment from the TV show Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

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The video gained the attention of one of the Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter.

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The video also poked fun at the stereotype of police and their love for donuts with a scene in Tim Hortons.

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SPS central division Insp. Randy Huisman volunteered to participate in the video.

He said the concept started after U.S. police departments produced lip sync videos earlier this summer.

“There were a couple officers in our patrol section that came up with the great idea and wanted to get this back up and running for Canada,” Huisman said.

Members from patrol, K-9, air support, bike, tactical support and traffic units joined in, as well as civilian members.

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SPS wasn’t challenged to join the viral battle, but it is now calling on Regina police to try the challenge.

“I’ve got a brother from another mother down in Regina. His name is Chief Evan Bray. I would like to challenge the Regina Police Service because ‘I want it that way,'” joked Huisman as he sang the lyrics to the song.