Mountie Man - Mounties, or Royal Canadian Mounted Police, are the primary national police force in Canada, and he is in his ceremonial dress uniform. The background is the Peace Tower on the Parliament buildings, the seat of federal government.
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An officer holds slain RCMP Const. David Ross' dog Danny at the funeral procession for the three RCMP officers who were killed in the line of duty last week. June (THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Marc Grandmaison)