Monmouthshire man guilty of destroying habitat containing Dormice, Slow Worm, Grass Snake, Great Crested Newts, Bats and Badgers
Monmouthshire company fined for damaging an important Great Crested Newt habitat
Two Lincolnshire men sentenced under new hare coursing legislation
Hoard of suspected poached deer skulls and fox tails uncovered after drugs raid in Nottinghamshire
National first as Essex poachers banned from owning dogs
Four men sentenced following hare coursing incidents in Stirling and the Borders
Fine for angler who gave false name to NRW enforcement officer
Blaenau Gwent man prosecuted for encouraging dog to enter a live badger sett
Carlisle man bludgeoned badger with shovel then tossed it to dogs
Warwickshire Hunt hit with notice from police amid concerns about 'dangers' on roads
Gloucestershire man fined after messages showed him bragging and admitting to the illegal hunting of foxes
Two Gwent fishermen caught and in court for illegal netting
Bird of prey poisoned, Horncastle, Lincolnshire
Dorset hunt master found guilty and fined £6,800
Fines for two men caught digging at active badger sett on Wrexham farm
Norfolk Gamekeeper admits killing birds of prey
Cwmbran man fined for fishing without a rod licence or permission to fish
Essex angler fined £240 after illegally fishing on the River Stour.
North Wales man posed with ‘severely injured’ dogs after using them for badger baiting
Accessibility Statement for the National Wildlife Crime Unit
This accessibility statement covers the National Wildlife Crime Unit
We want everyone to be able to use our website but are aware that some people with disabilities may experience difficulties.
We are very sorry about this and will do everything we can to help you as we work to resolve the issues.
How accessible this website is
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:
Reporting accessibility problems with this website
We are aware that some people with disabilities may experience difficulties with our website. We are doing everything we can to resolve these issues.
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website.
If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and mark this clearly for the attention of the NWCU.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’).
If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
The National Wildlife Crime Unit is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
What we’re doing to improve accessibility
We are working on a range of improvements to the accessibility of our website. These include solutions to a number of the issues outlined above, all of which we are looking to implement and assess by the 31st March 2023. These are as follows:
Due to an ongoing procurement process for the website hosting, some of these issues have been delayed slightly in being fixed, however these will be assessed by the new supplier and NWCU and will not prevent the remaining issues from being fixed. This may also mean that there may be a delay for any new issues that arise to be repaired, but all ongoing issues will be listed within this accessibility statement, and will be reviewed on a regular basis.
Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations
PDFs and other documents
Our website contains a number of PDFs and Word documents. We are planning to either fix these or replace them with accessible pages by 31st March 2023.
The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services. For example, we do not plan to fix the Tactical and Strategic Assessments published prior to September 2018.
Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 30th January 2023.
This website was last tested on 7th September 2022. The test was conducted by the Government Digital Service on behalf of the Minister of the Cabinet Office as part of their obligations to monitor the accessibility of public sector websites in the United Kingdom.