This is the premiere installment of the Renfrew of the Royal Mounted film series. Jim Newill stars as Sergeant Renfrew, who adds his operatic voice to his hard-riding, hard-hitting bravado, and is ably assisted by his faithful dog, Lightning, in this exciting Canadian adventure. William Royle, Herbert Corthell, and Carol Hughes co-star.
An inspector is murdered while investigating a counterfeiting ring, and Sergeant Renfrew is sent to track down his killers. His hunt leads to the exclusive Totem Pole Lodge, where he believes Bronson, a notorious master engraver is in hiding. At the resort, Renfrew discovers a tiny clue in one of the counterfeit bills, and realizes that he has what he needs to crack the case wide open!