Dennis Police Alert Environmental Police to Violation

Unlicensed fisherman will receive citation for three violations...
An illegal catch seized from an unlicensed fisherman in Dennis. (MEP photo)

From the Massachusetts Environmental Police:

On Monday, May 6, 2019, at approximately 10:30 p.m., Dennis Police Department contacted Massachusetts Environmental Dispatch to report they had located an individual fishing without a valid saltwater license and in possession of undersized striped bass. The individual will receive a citation for possession of undersized striped bass, possession over the limit of striped bass, and fishing without a valid saltwater license.

Conservation of natural resources is everyone's responsibility. The Massachusetts Environmental Police would like to thank the Dennis Police Department for their diligence and commitment to natural resource conservation. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on