Protecting Paradise, by Katie Purcell

Katie Purcell
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“Protecting Paradise” provides a glimpse into the world of an FWC officer. Finding lost hikers, checking boaters for safety gear and teaching children about fishing and hunting are just some of the contributions they make.

This column is written by Katie Purcell, Division of Law Enforcement Community Relations Coordinator. It features different topics to help communicate with the public and foster the shared passion and teamwork that are vital to protecting Florida’s people and beautiful natural resources for years to come.

Lee Lawshe is FWC's 2014 Officer of the Year

January 15, 2014

Give thanks for many things this holiday season

December 04, 2013

Stay safe, be responsible on public lands

October 28, 2013

FWC officers: Ready in an instant

September 25, 2013

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