Help Solve Cold Cases

Operation Game Thief pays rewards to citizens who turn in poachers to a New Mexico Conservation Officers (Fish and Game Wardens).File a secure and anonymous report online to earn rewards when you help us solve these cold cases. Visit the main Operation Game Thief page to learn more about this New Mexico Department of Game and Fish program, which pays citizens who turn in poachers.

  • Department of Game and Fish, Operation Game Theif, seeking information on elk poached near Tres Piedras.

Department seeking information on elk poached near Tres Piedras

RIO ARRIBA COUNTY - On September 29, 2016, a bull elk was found on Highway 285, south of mile marker 378 near Tres Piedras. The Read more...

Cold Cases Archive

  • Enforcement OGT Operation Game Thief information reward for deer tied stop sign Deming, New Mexico

Poached deer tied to stop sign

Luna County – The Department Read more...

Reward for information leading to charges on poached elk

Rio Arriba County - The Department of Read more...

Seeking information leading to charges on poached elk

Lincoln County - The Department Read more...

Reward for information leading to charges on poached elk

Socorro County - The Department of Read more...

Cow elk shot from road GMU 10

Ft. Wingate – The Department Read more...

Information being sought on deer poached in Silver City

Silver City - The Department Read more...

Bull elk poached during youth hunt

Fort Wingate & McGaffey – Read more...

Two bull elk unlawfully killed on federal wildlife refuge

Las Vegas – Conservation Officers Read more...

Doe mule deer shot by shotgun near Davis Willow

PECOS – The Department of Read more...

Information being sought for poached deer

Carlsbad – The Department of Read more...

  • Game and Fish seek information on mule deer buck shot in Valle Vidal weekend of Nov. 1.

Information sought for poached Valle Vidal deer

RATON – Game and Fish Read more...

  • Game and Fish seek information on three mule deer illegally killed and dumped near Holman, New Mexico, January 2015.

Information sought for three poached deer

RATON – Game and Fish Read more...

  • Game and Fish seek information on two cow elk illegally killed and left to rot.
  • Information sought on two cow elk illegally killed on Wallace Ranch north of Las Vegas.

Information sought for two poached elk

LAS VEGAS – Game and Read more...

Deer Left to Rot after Antlers Cut Off

FARMINGTON – Officers are seeking information Read more...

Swans Killed at La Joya North WMA

LA JOYA - The New Read more...

Spike Mule Deer Poached Near Roswell

ROSWELL – The New Mexico Read more...

Buck Antelope Poached Near Artesia

ARTESIA– The New Mexico Department Read more...

Mule Deer Poached Near Carrizozo

CARRIZOZO – The New Mexico Read more...

Three Deer Shot and Left to Rot Near Ute Lake

LOGAN - Officers are investigating Read more...

Wild Rivers Big Buck

TAOS COUNTY – On November Read more...

Four Headless Deer Poached

CHAMA - On October 13, 2013 Read more...

Trophy Bull Elk Found Dead, Poaching Suspected

New Mexico Department of Game Read more...