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- Thursday, September 1, 2022 - On Aug. 31, a yearlong resource investigation by state and federal authorities ended with the arrest of two men from the Lower Keys.
- Monday, August 8, 2022 - Lt. Wagner will replace retiring BLA, Capt. Gary Klein.
- Friday, July 29, 2022 - While serious injuries caused by alligators are rare in Florida, the FWC recommends taking the following precautions when in and around the water to prevent conflicts with alligators:
- Thursday, July 21, 2022 - The Independence Day weekend is one of the busiest boating holidays of the year and FWC officers, with the partnership of many other law enforcement agencies, were on the lookout for impaired boaters throughout the “Boating and Fishing Capital of the World.”
Two Burmese pythons, clutch of eggs and hatchlings found and removed from Big Cypress National PreserveThursday, July 14, 2022 - In addition to python removal efforts on public lands, pythons may be humanely killed on private lands at any time with landowner permission — no permit or hunting license required — and the FWC encourages people to remove and kill pythons from private lands whenever possible.
- Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - ASA Vugteveen represents the 18th Judicial Circuit comprising Brevard and Seminole counties. Because of his understanding of resource violations, he has become the primary intake attorney for all FWC cases in these counties.
- Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - The new rule improves public safety and provides information necessary for the management of captive wildlife.
- Friday, June 10, 2022 - Senior Investigator Kyle Patterson was involved in a fatal car crash in St. Lucie County and died as a result of his injuries.
Retired FWC Investigator Steve Wayne inducted into the 2022 Florida Law Enforcement Officers' Hall of FameMonday, May 23, 2022 - The Hall of Fame recognizes and honors law enforcement officers who put their lives on the line for the safety and protection of Florida’s residents and visitors through their works, service and exemplary accomplishments.
- Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - Darrell York of the commercial fishing vessel, Watch Out, agreed to pay $22,300 restitution for resource-related crimes dating back to 2015.