from C.A.S.H. Committee To Abolish Sport Hunting

DE: Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: July 10-16

July 16, 2017


Incidents of note:

On July 15, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers responded to a boat accident with injuries that occurred in the Delaware River, just north of the C&D Canal following the Delaware City Day’s fireworks display. Three people were treated for minor injuries. The accident is still under investigation at this time.

Citations issued by category, with the number of charges in parentheses,

Fisheries Conservation: Recreational: Unlicensed fishing (4), possession of undersized blue crab (13), possession of sponge crabs (1), over the limit crab pots (1), use of recreational crab pots without required turtle excluder (2), possession of undersized black seabass (1), and possession of undersized white perch (4).

Other: Trespassing to fish in closed area of division lands (3).

See See Current Hunting Accidents and Violations index
See Hunting Accidents and Violations Archive: 2003-2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016