Archive for poachers

The Return of the Dumbest Poachers Awards

In the first three Poachey award ceremonies celebrated stupidity of the finest order. You've been witness to everything from the adventures of robo deer to the misadventures of the sorely mistaken the-law-don't-check-my-Facebook-page poacher. Ah, such classics.

November 22, 2010

Oregon Sees Spike in Deer Poaching

After a recent study, Oregon biologists were shocked to learn the high level of poaching taking place in the state.

November 17, 2010

Yosemite Poachers Fined $60,000

Three men convicted of poaching in Yosemite Park have received $60,000 in fines and lengthy probation and hunting bans.

October 22, 2010

Utah Men Sentenced for Poaching

Four Utah County men charged with poaching over 18 deer last year were sentenced to probation, jail time, fines and restitution.

July 21, 2010

Poachers Pay for Spotlighting Deer

Two men received fines and license revocation for violations that included taking deer with a rifle and hunting without permission.

June 25, 2010

Illegal Hunting Leads to Marijuana Bust

When police responded to a report of illegal turkey hunting in Goshen, Conn., they stumbled upon more than just one crime.

April 27, 2010

Dumbest Poachers of the Year: Part III

In part three of our recognition of illegal idiocy in the outdoor world, Robo Deer makes his first appearance.

February 03, 2010

Dumbest Poachers of the Year

In the mold of the Darwin Awards, here are's awards for the dumbest poachers of the year.

May 12, 2009