At the RCMP Academy in the City of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada, a graduation ceremony is about to take place where the high ranked officers present the awards. Chairs have been set out below the mass of colorful flags where the officers await the Sargeant Major's Parade and Graduation Ceremony.
Members of the RCMP Academy who wear the red jackets and brown stetson hats are very high in the ranks of officers but have not quite reached the levels of the other officers. The RCMP Academy offers a 26 week program which is extremely draining as members train hard and study endlessly to become the best to be able to protect our country.
Families and friends are welcome at the graduation ceremony to watch their loved ones begin their careers in policing. These ceremonies are full of emotions, memories and excitement for all those attending, including the high ranked officers who have seen the members be put through the hard months of training.... continue below the picture...
Hierarchy at the Sargeant Major's Parade and Graduation ceremony at the RCMP Academy, City of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.