The chief of the Thérèse-De-Blainville PD (PRITB), Francis Lanouette was recognized for his efforts and excellence of accomplished work by the GG of Canada.

The chief of the Thérèse-De-Blainville PD (PRITB), Francis Lanouette was recognized for his efforts and excellence of accomplished work by the GG of Canada.
On June 26, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, Chancellor and Commander of the Order of Merit of the Police Forces, in accordance with the Constitution of the Order of Merit of the Police Forces, made the following appointment:
Member of the Order of Merit of the Police Forces: Mr. Director Francis Lanouette MOM
The Order of Merit of the Police Forces
The Order Police Merit Award, established in October 2000, recognizes the exemplary meritorious service and evident leadership of men and women in the Canadian police service, and their commitment to the country. The decoration focuses above all on exceptional merit, contribution to police services and community development. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has the title of Sovereign of the Order, the Governor General those of Chancellor and Commander, while the Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police acts as Principal Commander.
The PRITB was particularly proud of its chief congratulating him and sharing with him this passion for exemplary service to the citizens, which led him to this well-deserved appointment.

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