The Treaty Three Police Service welcomes two cadets to their service as part of a pilot projects at their South Detachment.
Ericka Heil and Joel Ottertail, members of Lac La Croix First Nation, have been invited to take part in the project, which allows for mentoring and development of Indigenous and under-represented candidates to better support T3PS in diversification endeavours.
Both Heil and Ottertail are graduates from the Northern Ontario Cadet Program at the Provincial Police Academy. The cadets will perform public service duties and assist T3PS officers.
These will include assisting with evidence, verifying witness information and data, assisting with court administration functions, and accompanying officers on patrols and to events.