On the 8th of March 2017 RCMP Sault Ste. Marie Detachment was recognized by the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service for their continued long time support to the local police service and community. RCMP SSM Detachment Commander, Sgt Michael Fenchak received a plaque from SSM police service, Chief of Police Robert Keetch.
Also recognized was Cst Dan Chevalier, for his continued support on joint investigations, as well as providing snowmobile training to the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service for many years. Chief Robert Keetch presented Cst Chevalier with a Chiefs coin.