NRP Cpl. Dan Yankie writes a citation for a hunter who did not have written permission from the Montgomery County landowner.
The busiest weekend of deer hunting season was a safe one for the thousands of men and women who used the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors while filling their freezers for the months ahead.
Maryland Natural Resources Police statewide checked 1,639 hunters and wrote 96 citations and 247 warnings. In all, NRP spent 1,791 hours on game patrols.
The season, which began November 30, concludes December 14. Read more
A screen shot from MLEIN of the targeted dredge boat inside the boundary of the oyster sanctuary.
Using its newest enforcement tool, Maryland Natural Resources Police detected two watermen encroaching on an oyster sanctuary in Tangier Sound and arrested them Monday for poaching.
William Cloyde Catlin, 64, of Upper Fairmount, and Irving Lee Catlin, 55, of Westover, were each charged with unlawfully harvesting wild oysters up to 150 feet inside a sanctuary. Seven bushels of oysters were returned to the sanctuary. Read more
The Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) charged three individuals from Washington and Frederick counties with hunting violations. Read more
Maryland Natural Resources Police officers have charged four men with hunting violations in incidents in Queen Anne’s and Talbot counties. Read more
The Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) Wednesday cited two Cumberland men for multiple violations of state trapping regulations in the Buckley Island Wildlife Management Area in Allegany County. Read more
The Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) on Saturday charged three people in Garrett County with illegal hunting and seized a .22-caliber rifle. Read more
Just weeks into its debut, the network of radar units and cameras scanning the Chesapeake Bay for law breakers and citizens in harm’s way is paying dividends not only to Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) but to its partners. Read more
The body of a Salisbury angler, who went missing during a weekend fishing tournament, was recovered this morning by Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP).
The body of Otto Paul Lynch, 63, was turned over to the state Medical Examiner’s office. Read more
Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) arrested a Pennsylvania man Monday on multiple drug charges and seized 84 marijuana plants from three plots inside Green Ridge State Forest in Allegany County. Read more
Presumed result of medical issue
An unresponsive person was found floating in the Potomac River near Barnum, WV on the afternoon of Saturday, August 24 and was later pronounced dead. Read more