Family caught taking endangered Painted Turtles as pets

Cranbrook RCMP partnered with the Conservation Officer Service to save approximately 15 turtles from life in captivity. On Monday, August 1, 2016, Cranbrook RCMP were conducting patrols in the Fort Steele area when they noticed people they believed were fishing. The constable stopped to speak with the individuals and noted that they had over 15 … Continue reading Family caught taking endangered Painted Turtles as pets