'Ellen' Dance Dare Just a Suggestion ... Leave Cops Out of the Picture

1/1/2015 12:05 AM PST

When Ellen DeGeneres issued her 'Dance Dare' we're damn sure she didn't mean fans should sneak up on NYPD cops -- who already have reason to be on edge -- and bust out the Running Man.

But for those who insist on trying ... here's a quick look into your future. It ain't pretty.