by Darren Bernhardt
Being an RCMP officer is a dangerous line of work, fraught with unpredictable situations like armed criminals, drug smugglers, harsh environments, high-speed chases and angry … walruses?
The latter might sound light-hearted but only one Mountie in the history of Canada’s national police force, dating back to 1873, has died on duty due to a wildlife attack. And the offender wasn’t the typical predator we associate with the wilds of this vast country — bears, cougars, wolves.
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