Law enforcement report, fiscal year 2000

Authors
South Carolina Forestry Commission
Keywords
Arson--South Carolina--Statistics , Logging--Corrupt practices--South Carolina--Statistics , Forest fires--South Carolina--Statistics
Abstract
Description
This is a county by county analysis of the Forestry Commission's law enforcement division's efforts in prosecuting and investigating outdoor burning, woods arson, fire, smoke and timber theft/fraud. The Forestry Commission has 62 commissioned officers including 4 full time investigators trained and experienced in arson , forest product theft and fraud, and related crime investigations. During the year, investigators cleared 114 timber theft and related cases involving timber valued at $1,800,000. In addition 98 cases were pending court or pleas at the end of the year with a timber value at $726,000. Investigators also presented 21 timber theft awareness and prevention programs to landowners and forestry professionals.
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Issue Date
2000
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Date Accessioned
2012-07-23T16:34:48Z
Date Available
2012-07-23T16:34:48Z
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Document
Item Language
English
Publisher
South Carolina State Library
Digital Collection
South Carolina State Documents Depository
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Copyright status undetermined. For more information contact, South Carolina State Library, 1500 Senate Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201.
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