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Contact the National Wildlife Crime Unit

For the public

The NWCU assists police forces in wildlife crime investigation. We are also the conduit between police forces and PAW partners. We are not able to provide a direct contact point for the public.

If you have any information relating to Wildlife related criminal activities please contact your local police force. Click here to find your local Police Force.

Should you wish to report a crime anonymously please contact Crime Stoppers.

For Police

Members of the police can use the form below to request NWCU contact details to be sent to you via email. Please note, this form will only send to verified police email addresses.

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For media enquiries

The NWCU does not have a Press Officer.  For enquiries regarding specific press releases, please contact the Law Enforcement Agency who led the investigation.  The NWCU does not currently have the capacity to engage with any media outlet regarding involvement in filming for any TV series or documentary.