CO Scott Arntzen (Forest Lake) spent the week doing AIS enforcement and checking anglers. He also scheduled firearm safety classes and patrolled the wildlife management areas. Violations for the week included no trout stamp, registration, and no license in possession.
CO Jake Willis (Maplewood) worked boat and water safety and anglers this week. Assistance was provided to local agencies with large events on the water. Enforcement action was taken for no fire extinguisher, no license in possession, possession of an illegal length fish, and insufficient PFD?s.
CO Joe Kulhanek (Hastings) spent the week working boating enforcement on the St. Croix River. He also spent time at Camp Ripley instructing EVOC for other conservation officers. Enforcement action was taken for extra lines, BUI, DUI, and water safety violations.
White Bear Lake vacant.
Metro Officer vacant.