District 14 - East Metro area

Last updated: 2015-09-01

CO Tony Salzer (Ham Lake) patrolled Anoka County for angling and boating activity. CO Salzer attended annual training at Camp Ripley. Officer Salzer also assisted DNR Wildlife with a call in Anoka County.

CO Brad Johnson (Maplewood) worked the DNR Enforcement booth at the State Fair. He assisted Ontario and Missouri COs with interviews of suspects in St. Paul. CO Johnson transported an injured crow to The WRC in Roseville. He attended firearms qualification at Camp Ripley. CO Johnson checked anglers during the week.

CO Vuthy Pril (ELCOP) worked fishing and boating enforcement around the east metro lakes and rivers. He spent time patrolling for off road vehicles in WMAs and AIS enforcement on area lake accesses. Violations included fishing with extra lines, trespass, and possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

CO Lisa Kruse (White Bear Lake) attended three days of in-service training at Camp Ripley. She took calls of bear and cougar sightings in her station and handled calls with questions regarding hunting laws. CO Kruse continued to work on aquatic vegetation, litter and wetland cases. She handled injured animal calls and worked boating and fishing enforcement on area lakes.

CO Joe Kulhanek (Hastings) spent the week checking anglers and off road activity throughout the area. He spent time at Camp Ripley for annual in-service training as well as returned calls to the public seeking information on upcoming hunting seasons. Enforcement action for the week included angling with extra lines, trespassing, possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia, no fishing license in possession and watercraft not displaying license.

CO Scott Arntzen (Forest Lake) reports attending use of force and firearms training at Camp Ripley. He also investigated TIP calls, checked anglers and patrolled the wildlife management areas. Violations for the week include littering and an over limit of fish.

Eagan - vacant.

Metro Officer - vacant.