Wildlife Crime News

13 April 2018

141 turtles rescued from train, man held...

India: A man in his mid-twenties was arrested with 141 river terrapin turtles from Doon Express when the train stopped at…

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13 April 2018

Four arrested...

India: Four persons who had entered Kumudvathi forest near Mugudthi village in Shettyhalli wildlife sanctuary limits, allegedly for hunting, were…

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11 April 2018

One jailed for trading Pangolin scales...

India: A man identified as Paokhanmang Guite of Chinkhanmang of Khuangmun village, Churachandpur district was sent to jail in connection…

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5 April 2018

Mumbai man, son try to sell tiger skin, arrested...

India: A 62-year-old man and his son were arrested on Wednesday for trying to sell tiger skin for Rs 3.5…

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3 April 2018

Peacock killed, one arrested...

India: The Rampura (City) police have arrested a person for allegedly killing National Bird peacock at Phul town. The post-mortem…

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2 April 2018

Thiruvananthapuram: 4 held for killing wild boar...

India: Neyyardam police arrested four men in connection with slaughtering of a wild boar and attempted sale of its meat at Nalparamkuzhy near…

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1 April 2018

STF nabs turtle smuggler, seizes calipee...

India:  UP police's special task force (STF) arrested a smuggler along with 27 kg dried turtle's calipee, a substance found…

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30 March 2018

Two Chinese held with 162 kg pangolin scales...

Nepal: The Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police has arrested two Chinese nationals, who were allegedly involved in smuggling body…

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