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FWC Enforcement Report

FWC Enforcement Report

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...

The Meatheads of the Week: 9/1/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Officer Leonard received a tip that a charter boat harvested two dusky sharks and brought them to a seafood market to be cleaned. A short time later, he arrived at the seafood...

The Meatheads of the Week

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   CALHOUN COUNTY             The FWC received a Wildlife Alert complaint from a citizen that saw a suspect pick up a gopher tortoise, place it in his truck, and drive away. A short time later,...

The Meatheads of the Week

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   CALHOUN COUNTY   Officer Baber responded to a complaint on the Chipola River from a group of tubers who claimed that a vessel drove by at a high rate of speed and nearly struck one...

The Meatheads of the Week, 8/15/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   BAY COUNTY   Lieutenant Keen received information that a fugitive from Texas was living on a sailboat near the Panama City Marina. The subject had two active warrants with a combined bond of $120,000. Texas...