Four Cree police officers were honoured with awards at a Quebec City conference on policing by the province’s First Nations.

Sam House of Chisasibi and Reggie Bobbish, who works with the CRA in Nemaska, Waskaganish’s Jim Hester and David Kakabat of Wemindji won the Aboriginal Police Community Service medals.

The medal was given to officers with at least 15 years of service with exemplary conduct and outstanding community involvement. The medals are the work of Robin Sky of Kahnawake. The conference was organized by a Quebec Native police chiefs’ association, Quebec and the Feds.