Throughout Chuck's 28-year career with the Mounties, his forte was working with youth. For his work in this field he received many accolades, including the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Commissioner's Award in 2001 and Queen Elizabeth 11 Golden Jubilee Medal in 2002.
This collection of short stories presents the reader with a refreshing view of policing. Entwined with the many humorous tales are some that tell of the darker realities of life. The Constable for Life anecdotes relate how a common sense, well-rounded individual attempts to police in the square mould of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.