District 14 - East Metro area
Last updated: 2016-07-28
CO Scott Arntzen (Forest Lake) reports talking to two firearms safety classes in Marine on St Croix and Forest Lake. CO Arntzen also responded to TIP calls, spent time checking anglers, boaters and patrolling the wildlife management areas. Enforcement action was taken for removing aquatic vegetation without a permit and target shooting in a WMA.
CO Vuthy Pril (ELCOP) checked shore anglers around metro lakes and rivers. He spent some time on AIS and boating enforcement at boat accesses. CO Pril also responded to calls and followed up with a TIP complaint.
CO Tony Salzer (Ham Lake) patrolled Anoka County for boating and angling activity. CO Salzer also assisted with training at the ongoing academy at Camp Ripley and attended court for a BWI Case.
CO Joe Kulhanek (Hastings) spent most of the week helping with the last week of academy at Camp Ripley. He also worked ATV activity and shore anglers throughout the area.
White Bear Lake vacant
CO Joe Kulhanek (Hastings) spent most of the week at the CO academy teaching the new recruits emergency vehicle operations. He spent time on the St. Croix River enforcing the slow no-wake due to flood level water. Officer Kulhanek also worked AIS enforcement. Enforcement action for the week included slow no-wake violations, fail to display valid registration and failure to have license on motorized vessel.
CO Scott Arntzen (Forest Lake) assisted a neighboring agency with searching for a missing person. CO Arntzen also responded to TIP calls and continued checking boaters and anglers. Violations for the week included slow no-wake, watercraft registration and insufficient number of life jackets.
CO Vuthy Pril (ELCOP) worked angling and boating enforcement around the metro lakes and rivers. He worked AIS enforcement at some of the area boat accesses. CO Pril also spoke at a firearms safety class on hunting rules and regulations in Oakdale and responded to miscellaneous animal calls and complaints.
CO Tony Salzer (Ham Lake) patrolled Anoka County for angling and boating activity. CO Salzer fielded wildlife complaint calls and attended a meeting. CO Salzer also assisted with Academy training at Camp Ripley.
White Bear Lake vacant
Metro Officer - vacant