Tag: Nebraska Wildlife Crimestoppers

  • Stop poachers: Report violators to Wildlife Crimestoppers

    Stop poachers: Report violators to Wildlife Crimestoppers

    LINCOLN, Neb. – A multiyear poaching case – the largest in Nebraska – wrapped up in 2020. More than 32 people were prosecuted for their involvement in the illegal take of the state’s wildlife. Reporting wildlife violations stops poachers. People who report hunting, fishing or other wildlife violations to Nebraska Wildlife Crimestoppers may remain anonymous […]

  • Increased liquidated damages for game law violations

    Increased liquidated damages for game law violations

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed into law a measure that increases liquidated damages levied against persons who violate certain Nebraska game laws by killing, possessing or selling wildlife illegally. Liquidated damages are assessed by the courts that are in addition to fines imposed for violating the game law. These monies from liquidated […]