Two tribal police officers respond to the report of a sudden death, and they must determine if there are any suspicious circumstances. Sergeant Dale Austinson reveals what it was like to grow up as the son of a Mountie. And when faced with growing anger and animosity at the scene of a call-out, tribal police officers continue to show respect and understanding to the community members.
Tribal Police Files takes viewers on a front seat ride-along with First Nations police services. From the daily challenges of life on-duty to the ongoing involvement in rebuilding their communities off-the-clock, officers share the most dangerous moments they have faced in the line of duty while stressing the importance of cultural practices and staying strong for their families.