Police Scotland’s wildlife campaign moves forward into final phase

Police confirm Peregrine Falcon poisoned in Belfast

Restorative justice used following tree felling incident which led to destruction of bird nest

Campaign urging people to be responsible around coastal wildlife launched by RSPCA and Police

Operation Visualise - New lead for Cyber Crime Priority Delivery Group Makes Instant Impact

Derbyshire Man Sentenced for the Illegal Trade in Protected Species

Bat Conservation Trust outline threats to bats from 'Urban Exploring' trend

Peregrine falcons dead after killers smear pigeons with poison as bait at Shropshire beauty spot

Rathfriland man accused of 'baiting badgers' is jailed

Officers are continuing enquiries into the poisoning of a bird of prey found dead near to Crathie in Aberdeenshire

NWCU are recruiting a new Investigative Support Officer for England & Wales

Police Scotland launch forth phase of year-long wildlife crime campaign focusing on Raptor Persecution

PAW Forensic Working Group launch new video guide - handling suspected poisoned baits & victims

Durham Police Operation targets Raptor Poisoning

Investigation launched after bird of prey found poisoned near Peterborough

New lead for Poaching Priority Delivery Group in England & Wales

Partners carry out warrant in East Dorset after bird of prey reportedly poisoned

Endangered red kite shot dead and hung from tree

Suspected peregrine falcon shooting in Gwynedd sparks joint police and RSPCA appeal

Operation to protect marine wildlife underway on Yorkshire Coast



Chief Constable Simon Prince opens 27th conference #wildlifeconf

Chief Constable Simon Prince opens 27th conference #wildlifeconf

The 27th Annual Wildlife Crime Enforcers Conference took place between Friday 27th and Sunday 29th November 2015.

The annual conference is where law enforcers, statutory agencies and NGOs gather to hear the latest views, approaches, successes and challenges of combating wildlife crime in the UK.

WWF and the Partnership for Action against Wildlife Crime (PAW) awards at the 27th conference were given to:

  • UK Border Force and NWCU won the Wildlife Crime Operation of the year – click here for more details
  • PC Mark Goulding from Natural Resources Wales won Wildlife Crime Officer of the year – click here for more details.
  • Sgt Rob Taylor of North Wales Police won a Lifetime Achievement award – click here for more details.