In Seattle's iconic Pike Place Market, Sgt. Erik Olson and Officer Tylar Stephenson investigate various fish vendors for violations.
Fish and Wild Officers Hit the Fish Market
Washington State's K9 Unit plays a pivotal role for the Department of Fish and Wildlife. They are the only law enforcement agency in the country that uses this non-lethal method for bear release.
Meet Washington State's Karelian Bear Dog Team
The Fish and Wildlife officers set up an elk decoy to catch poachers and they are not disappointed.
Elk Decoy Assists Officers in Catching Poachers
Sgt. Jennifer Maurstad searches for a suspect with an outstanding warrant and reminds us that Fish and Wildlife officers are just like any other law enforcement.
Creepy Camp Reminds Officers of a Horror Movie
Get to know Sgt. Maurstad, one of only two female sergeants in the Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Meet Sgt. Jennifer Maurstad
Two mama bears and their cubs have found a trash haven behind a local restaurant.
Unprotected Trash Attracts Large Family of Bears
Officer Jeff Summit suspects bear poachers have been frequenting the area. Will he be able to find any evidence?
Fish and Wildlife Officers are On the Trail of Bear Poachers
A suspect is finally caught in Ofc. Summit's bear-baiting case.
Poacher Caught in Bear Baiting Case
While investigating some night fisherman, Officer Glenn Steffler is surprised by a baby rattlesnake hiding underneath his truck.
Baby Rattlesnake Surprises Fish and Wildlife Officer
After checking and tagging a black bear that's been harassing locals, he is released back into his natural habitat.
Fish and Wildlife Officers Release Problem Bear Back into the Wild
Officer Jason Czebotar uses his creativity to help save a family of baby ducks and return them to their mother.
Baby Ducks Rescued from Storm Drain
The clam limit is 40 per person. This man has over 300.
Man Caught Over-Harvesting Clams
While Ofc. Summit is writing up a citation, a car accident occurs right in front of him.
Car Accident Occurs Right in Front of Police Vehicle
Ofc. Carly Peters runs into a musician and his girlfriend while patroling the river bank.
Ofc. Peters Finds Something Unexpected on the Stillaguamish RIver
During a routine patrol, Ofc. Busching encounters a man and his two falcons.
Falconer Uses His Birds to Scare Off Starlings
Ofc. Summit responds to a call about a trapped deer. The only concern: the retention pond is right by a busy highway.
Young Buck Trapped in Retention Pond Near Highway