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UK NWCU Annual Reports

Not based in Scotland? You may wish to refer to the UK PAW website.

Please note that UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) are no longer producing regular annual reports. Further information can be found on the NWCU website.

 

2010 Annual Report

Read the UK National Wildlife Crime Unit's second annual report by downloading the PDF below.

Extract from the Executive Summary

"The NWCU are involved in a multiagency approach for the investigation of wildlife crime in the UK. As the conduit for information sharing, the NWCU plays a vital role - offering a one-stop shop for agencies involved in the fight against wildlife crime. The NWCU is the only unit in the UK that fulfils this role and it has allowed the UK to gain an enviable worldwide reputation for the coordinated and cohesive manner in which it combats wildlife crime."

Downloadable document:

UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) Annual Report August 2010UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) Annual Report August 2010 [PDF, 2256.2 kb: 29 Jul 2010]
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2009 Annual Report

Read the UK National Wildlife Crime Unit's first annual report by downloading the PDF below.

Extract from the Executive Summary

"The main role of the National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) is to assist in the prevention and detection of wildlife crime. We do this by obtaining and disseminating information from a wide range of organisations and by assisting
police forces in wildlife crime investigation.

In 2008/09, our 2 support officers have assisted more than half of the police forces in the UK. The number of operations they have assisted has more than doubled every year since 2006.

Downloadable document:

UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) Annual Report August 2009 UK National Wildlife Crime Unit (NWCU) Annual Report August 2009 [PDF, 2090.4 kb: 15 Sep 2010]
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