‘Rookie Blue’ Season 5 Announced

Rookie Blue Season 4 Episode 1 Surprises (8)

The cops of Rookie Blue aren’t leaving their beat anytime soon.

ABC and Global Television announced today (July 17th) that the cop drama has been renewed for a fifth season. Rookie Blue has become a reliable summer series for ABC. It consistently takes the number one spot in total viewers on Thursdays during its 10PM time slot and has increased its viewership by 15% over the previous season, making season four the watched season of the series to date. Season five will go into production in January 2014.

Rookie Blue follows the relationships and careers of five rookie cops. The series stars Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Charlotte Sullivan, Enuka Okuma, Travis Milne , Peter Mooney, Ben Bass, Priscilla Faia and Rachael Ancheril.

Season four of Rookie Blue is currently airing Thursdays at 10PM ET/PT on ABC.