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First Response Supply Inc:

First Response Supply Inc. reps more than 150 suppliers, covering an extensive range of quality products for First Responders across Atlantic Canada. We pride ourselves in catering to specific requests. If we don’t carry what you’re looking for, we will source and become your supplier!

Company President – Douglas Kirby:

Douglas has numerous years of uniformed police experience. He also has many business interests along with years of volunteering throughout the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. With business partner Scott Thistle, both have a broad working spectra of many of the products carried by First Response Supply.

Company Vice President – Scott Thistle:

Scott has been a police officer since 1986, working in various patrol and specialized duties in both Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador. His background is predominantly in street-level policing, however, he also has experience and training in Executive/Diplomatic Protection, Crime Prevention initiatives, Tactical Troop (Riot Team), Court Liaison duties, Forensic Identification, Occupational Health & Safety, Tactical Medic and Prisoner Transportation.
Scott is also an avid volunteer and musician within the community.  He has been a volunteer and Instructor-Trainer with St John Ambulance since 1983.  He has also been a volunteer with Scouts Canada, the Royal Canadian Sea Cadets, Community Emergency Planning Committees and other groups.

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