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Filmed by members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, this is a firsthand account of the life and service of RCMP detachments in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. The film shows the kind of police work and the general routine involved in northern patrol; it also presents a picture of life and conditions in centres such as Yellowknife, Dawson City, Whitehorse, and Inuvik.

1971, 28 min 03 s

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