Inside the impossible work of Canada’s biggest Indigenous police force

“As a police officer in the small place where he was raised, Angees’s personal life has often intersected with his job. He took the call when one of his sisters took her own life. He’s responded to the ‘numerous’ deaths or suicides of cousins and nephews. More recently, he was on the job when his brother died in a house fire. And the day after each tragedy, he went back to work. But eventually, he says, as the years went on, the weight of trauma became too much: ‘All that shit came crashing down on me.'”

Kyle Edwards – Maclean’s – July 2018


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