News and Updates

NYS DEC Seize Undersized Lobsters

Friday, July 29, 2016

DEC Environmental Conservation Officers seized more than 1,100 lbs of undersized lobsters from Price Chopper in three different inspections over the last four months.

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Nicknamed “The Fitz” DEC’s Largest Vessel Is Docked In Albany

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The boat, named after DEC Lt. John Fitzpatrick, normally patrols the waters downstate in New York City. The crew puts it to work to detect environmental issues for the city, the state and Homeland Security. It's passing through the Capital Region on the way to a training exercise on Lake Champlain.

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DEC Police Seeking Information on Damage at Black Pond WMA

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

New York State Environmental Conservation Police (DEC Police) and New York State Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying who may have set fire to the boardwalk at the Black Pond Wildlife Management Area. The boardwalk was set on fire two separate times.

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A Fundraiser to Benefit Families of Slain Dallas Police Officers

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

A fundraiser is being held by Nassau County Police unions, PBA, DAI, and SOA to benefit the families of the slain Dallas Police Officers

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Myles Schillinger Honored as New York’s Top Environmental Conservation Police Officer

Friday, July 08, 2016

Congratulations to Environmental Conservation Officer Myles Schillinger for being honored as New York's top Environmental Conservation Police Officer by the Northeast Conservation Law Enforcement Chiefs Association. 

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PBA of NYS Responds to Dallas Shooting

Friday, July 08, 2016

Please click here for the attached press release issued this morning.

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