Tag Archives: Conservation (Natural Habitats etc) Regulations 1994

Friends of the great-crested newt

For the second of my books, The Thin Green Line, I wrote part of it based on cases investigated by my wildlife crime officer colleagues in other UK police forces. One such officer was Neil Hughes, the then wildlife crime … Continue reading

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A successful bat case and a dismal failure

On 07 March at Derby Crown Court, the first ever Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) order for offences relating the destruction of a bat roost was made. A company, Isar Enterprises Ltd, was fined £3000 and ordered to pay £2000 … Continue reading

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