Is KDFWR Law Enforcement Doing Their Job?

By Dr. Kristie R. Blevins.The recent discussions about conservation officers shifting to state police resulted in some people making comments such as “well, the game warden in my area spends more time stopping speeders than enforcing wildlife laws anyway.”  The truth is that conservation officers do have the power to enforce all laws, but their … [Read more…]

Officers remain under Ky Fish & Wildlife for now.  What else is lurking in the Legislature?

With the withdrawal of House Floor Amendment 1 (Brent Yonts) to Senate Bill 66, it appears that Conservation Officers will remain where they should be – under the jurisdiction of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.  However, I caution all sportsmen and women to remain vigilant.  The end of the legislative session is … [Read more…]