TITLE

On Patrol

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Feb2006, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the experiences of several Environmental Conservation Officers (ECO), police officers sworn to uphold the laws of New York State with an emphasis on the Environmental Conservation Law, while on patrol. One officer has saved their snowmobile from fire. An officer ticketed a snowmobile patrol for overspeeding. ECO officers have responded to a request for assistance from an investigator with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration concerning illegally imported oysters.
ACCESSION #
19573809

 

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