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Wisconsin. State Conservation Committee (1915-27) / Biennial report of the State Conservation Commission of Wisconsin for the years 1915 and 1916
(1916)

Statements of arrests,   pp. 148-149 PDF (453.9 KB)


Page 149


                            BIENNIAL REPORT                             
   149
Buying or selling venison............................................................................................
 14
Kil ing more than one deer                       .      .      .      . 
       4
Hunting deer with dogs or having dogs in camp          ....             
     11
Serving venison in camp or to borders ......................................................................
4
Dynamiting fish                     ....33
Unlawful method of fishing.            .       ........................................................................................
102
Using fish trap                             ....                        
             2
Catching and retaining undersized fish            .    .     .    .28
Selling, catching or having game fish in possession in closed season... 
     38
Catching game fish with dip nt....                                      
     20
Shipping more than 20 bs. of fish in 7 days               .    .    .   
.       3
Shipping more than 25 lbs. bullheads..................................................3.....................
3
Illegal transportation of fi    .                       ...     .13
Using snag lnes   .   ..................                                
      7...   .7
Unlawful as ing within 200 feet of am...3
         Unlawful use of nets or se~~~ines...................................................................
................ 3..........................  0
         Unlawful use ofnets or se.ines... ............... ..................
   102
Unlawful use    of set  lines .............................................................................................
  26
Fishing without license, outlying waters..................................................
.1
Fishing with lines unattended.................................................................................6....
6
Unlawful transportation of small game                  .     .    .     .
       4
Hunting or killing game birds in closed season.              ......................................
 32
Killing more than ffteen ducks...............................................................................
4
Shooting ducks from motor boat                      .      .     .     .
       5
Shooting ducks in open water.....................................................................................
 33
Shooting ducks at night                  .      .      .      .44
Buying and selling game birds...............................................................................
4
Killing harmless birds or disturbing nests..............................................................
 26
Killing rabbits or squirrels in closed season...........................................................
 11
Hunting rabbits with ferret .................................................................................
 10
Trapping in closed season        ................................................................................
 38
Trapping    without  license .........................................................................................
2
Trapping    beaver     .............................................................................................
  4
Possessing   otter......................................  .........................................................
 I
Shooting or spearing muskrats and mink                 ....             
     11
Molesting muskrat houses or trapping therein                 .   .   .  
     23
Possessing green furs in closed season.......................................................................
 23
Killing raccoon in closed season....................................... ...........................................
 6
Interfering with conservation warden...................................................................
1I
Fahelabelling of shipments.......................................................................................
2
Depositing deleterious substance in streams..............................................................
4
Obtaining bounty by frauds.....          ...................................
..............................  7
Issuing false certificatess for bounty..........-.............................................................
 11
Running Dogs in closed season for birds...................................................................
2
Nonresident fshing  without license.    .     .....................................
12
Setting poison without posting notice.. ..............................................................
 I
Having venison without coupon attached..............................................................
2
    Total........................................... -- ..........................................
............................. 883
Fine sentences imposed.......................................4.............................
.......... ......... 594
Jail sentences imposed                                                  
     52...........................................................................................52
Both fine and jail sentences imposed .......................................................................
5
Cases p ending...                                                       
                    3
Case    !ed   ng................................................ ............................
... ..........................  3
Cases  dism  issed ............................................................
............................................  41
A cquittals . ................................................................................................................
 31
Fine suspended op payments of costs........................................
 ..... ....... ........  77
Both fine and costs suspended..................... .......................................................
 30
Placed on probation.................................................................................
 ....  16
    T o ta l .......................................................  ..
  .............................................................  8 8 3


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