This week, Moose News has been asking the Nickel Belt candidates their thoughts on safety as we wind up our pre-election coverage of the riding.

Incumbent New Democrat Claude Gravelle says the riding is pretty safe already thanks to existing police forces across the riding. Gravelle says an NDP government would continue to support policing with its “Boots on the Ground” program. A

Also running in the riding are Conservative hopeful Aino Laamanen, Marc Serre of the Liberals, Marxist-Leninist candidate Dave Starbuck and Stuart McCall who represents the Green Party.