“Rookie Blue” is coming back for season five.
The summertime ABC series confirmed that it is coming back in 2014, telling fans via Twitter that the renewal was in the bag, writing, “Season 5 confirmed! A big huge Thank You to all our amazing fans who made this happen! You renewed the blue!”
The network later confirmed the news.
The fifth season of the series begins development in the fall and will start production in January 2014.
So far this season, the police drama has received over 1.5 million viewers, the network’s top series in summer viewers so far this year, according to ABC. The ABC drama is growing over its prior summer average by 15% in Total Viewers to deliver its most-watched season in 3 years – since Summer 2010.