Enforcement News

Enforcement News

Here is the latest in conservation enforcement news & press releases from the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. For Operation Game Thief there is a list of solved cases and cold cases. And see the Featured Officer page for Officer of the Month and Career Advancement news.

Department-wide news can be found under Home → NMDGF News.

N.M. game warden recognized as Officer of the Year

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866
Media contact: Karl Moffatt: (505) 476-8007
karl.moffatt@state.nm.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, FEB. 24, 2017:

N.M. game warden recognized as Officer of the Year
SANTA FE – Shikar Safari Club International has named New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Captain Tim Cimbal the Read more…

Tipsters help bust poacher

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866
Media contact: Karl Moffatt: (505) 476-8007
karl.moffatt@state.nm.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, DEC. 1, 2016:

Tipsters help bust poacher

SANTA FE – A poacher has been convicted based on an anonymous tip provided to the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Read more…

Cloudcroft homeowner kills bear attacking dogs

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
Public contact, Information Center: (888) 248-6866
Media contact: Karl Moffatt: (505) 476-8007
karl.moffatt@state.nm.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JULY 23, 2016:

Cloudcroft homeowner kills bear attacking dogs

CLOUDCROFT – A man shot and killed a bear after it attacked two of his dogs outside his home Thursday.

The adult female bear Read more…