My late father-in-law Ted Brue was in the British Columbia Provincial Police 1941-1950 and in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police until he retired as a Staff-Sergeant. As a result my wife and I like to attend RCMP events. Their scarlet tunics just happen to be very photogenic.
Please visit these pages and those linked to them for photographs of the B.C.P.P. and R.C.M.P.: