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FWC Enforcement Report

FWC Enforcement Report

The Meatheads of the Week: 11/21/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   DIRECTED CONSERVATION PATROLS   BAY COUNTY   The offshore patrol vessel FinCat with Officers Cushing, Allgood, and Basford and the offshore patrol vessel Vigilance with Officers Rockwell, Trueblood and Lieutenant Allen conducted three days of patrol in...

The Meatheads of the Week: 11/16/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   While on patrol in Pensacola Bay, Officer Allgood found numerous fisheries-related violations including possession of red snapper during the closed season, undersized red snapper and undersized gag grouper. Four criminal summonses were...

The Meatheads of the Week: 11/10/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   FRANKLIN COUNTY   Officers Matechik, Hughes and Lieutenant Price were in the Gulf of Mexico in federal waters and found two vessels fishing at the ‘O’ Tower. Resource inspections were conducted and one vessel was...

The Meatheads of the Week, 11/3/2016

Weekly Report October 21, 2016 through October 27, 2016 This report represents some events the FWC handled over the past two weeks; however, it does not include all actions taken by the Division of Law Enforcement....

The Meatheads of the Week: 10/24/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   While working offshore patrol in federal waters aboard the FinCat, Officers Allgood, Cushing, Land and Manning stopped several vessels and found violations for possession of red snapper, gray triggerfish and greater amberjack...

The Meatheads of the Week: 10/14/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Officers Gore, Wicker and K-9 Kane responded to a complaint of subjects catching over the limit of redfish. Upon arriving at the area, K-9 Kane was released in the parking lot for...

The Meatheads of the Week, 10/6/2016

Weekly Report September 23 through September 29, 2016 This report represents some events the FWC handled over the past week; however, it does not include all actions taken by the Division of Law Enforcement.   Patrol, Protect, Preserve   NORTHWEST...

The Meatheads of the Week: 9/28/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Officer Waring received a complaint that someone was harvesting stone crabs near the Grand Lagoon Bridge. Upon arrival, he located the subject in a kayak and found seven stone crabs inside a...

The Meatheads of the Week, 9/19/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   BAY COUNTY   Officer Basford was conducting resource inspections at Martin Lake. During one of the inspections, he found an individual in possession of three undersized red drum. The individual stated that he caught the...

The Meatheads of the Week, 9/13/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   OKALOOSA COUNTY   Officers Pifer and Corbin were on vessel patrol conducting state fisheries inspections at the East Pass/Marler Bridge. The officers performed a fisheries inspection on a vessel returning from the Gulf of Mexico...