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Police officers deserve our support

When I was growing up in Fort Frances, the police department only had two cars and the station was a small brick building attached to the old town hall.

The town hall, the fire department, and the police station all existed in the space in front of the current Civic Centre.

Louis Camirand was the chief of police back then. There was a story that circulated around Fort Frances that if you ended up in front of him in his office, he would pull his revolver from its holster and slam it on the desk loud enough to make you jump—and wonder why it hadn’t fired.

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