Remembering our fallen officers

I was impressed by the article ‘Police dog legacy to fallen Mountie’ printed Nov. 3.

What a great idea Aidan Schafer had, to name a newly trained RCMP puppy after the late Brock Myrol.

I hope it becomes a tradition of the Canadian Police Force to honour all their slain officers in this manner; especially the other three Mayerthorpe victims: Peter Schiemann, Anthony Godron, Lionide Johnston.

The police force is part of our Canadian heritage. We need to remember the fallen and appreciate those public servants still working for us.

Bailey Coleman,

Red Deer

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