Sunday, March 26, 2017
FWC Enforcement Report

FWC Enforcement Report

FWC Enforcement Reports 5/17/2016

Patrol, Protect, Preserve NORTHWEST REGION CASES GULF COUNTY While checking a vessel on the Apalachicola River with three occupants for fishing licenses and compliance, Officer McMillion observed four catfish underneath the passenger’s feet. Right behind him at the...

Law Enforcement Reports 5/2/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Officers Hellett and Goodwin found a turkey bait site on a hunting lease near a shooting house. The bait (whole corn) was less than 50 yards away from the shooting house. The...

FWC Weekly Enforcement Reports 3/21/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   JACKSON COUNTY   Captive Wildlife Investigator Williams received a complaint through Tallahassee Communications Center in reference to an individual in Marianna, Florida who was in possession of a Burmese python.  Tallahassee dispatch emailed photos of...

March 9 Law Enforcement Reports

Patrol, Protect, Preserve NORTHWEST REGION CASES FRANKLIN COUNTY While working offshore and south of Little St. George Island in the Patrol Vessel Guardian, the crew consisting of Lieutenant Marlow, Officers Nelson, and Boutwell observed several shrimping vessels.  They...

Law Enforcement Reports 5/31/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   FWC Officers Barnard and Cushing responded to a disturbance aboard a broken down vessel on the Escambia River. A nearby concerned citizen called in the disturbance after hearing threats from one of...

FWC Enforcement Reports 5/9/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   Officers Manning and Allgood were working at the Galvez Boat Ramp, checking daily catches as individuals returned from fishing. One individual pulled his vessel to the dock and started to tie off. ...

FWC Enforcement Reports 4/12/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   While conducting night patrol at St. Andrews State Park, Officers Hellett and Letcher observed a vessel coming into the boat ramp. Officer Letcher asked the occupants of the vessel if they had...

Law Enforcement Reports 6/6/2016

  NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Captain Clements, Officers T. Basford and Wicker conducted a resource inspection on a charter vessel in the Gulf of Mexico. The charter was in possession of an undersized scamp and two undersized...

Law Enforcement Reports, 6/27/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   Officer Cushing conducted fisheries inspections near the Pensacola Pass. During one inspection, the occupants on board claimed to have only king mackerel and mingo snapper. While on board, Officer Cushing discovered an...

February 29 FWC Enforcement Reports

NORTHWEST REGION BAY COUNTY During the inspection of a commercial snapper boat, Officers T. Basford and Wicker asked what was in an ice chest located on the back deck of the boat. The deckhand said nothing. ...