“Shake it Off” Cop Video Staged, Still Awesome

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The viral video of the Dover Police Officer lip-synching to Taylor Swift’s Shake it Off was apparently staged by the department to promote its social media channels. The video went absolutely nuts on the internet over the past 2 days, and has already received over 10.5 million views. We suspected the video was likely staged when we first saw it, and that suspicion has now been confirmed. Honestly that doesn’t take away from the awesomeness of this sassy cop who apparently knows all of the words :

The video is bringing much needed positive attention the Police, and will likely result in Master. Cpl. Jeff Davis getting to do a series of fun interviews this week. Somehow we think the haters are still gonna hate, hate, hate.

Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.
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