Pictures By: Joe Slacken
As a Department of Environmental Protections officer, you should know the basic rules and regulations about hunting, fishing, and boating in restricted areas. Be aware that we do not have a season for hunting and fishing so members are allowed to hunt, fish, boat as they please, in authorized areas.
- Must be Trooper First Class / Senior Deputy + to apply!
- Must have SUV certification!
- Cannot have a strike within the past month to apply!
- Basic knowledge of wildlife, outdoor laws, and regulations!
The Department of Environmental Protection’s mission is to protect Pennsylvania’s air, land and water from pollution and to provide for the health and safety of its citizens through a cleaner environment. We communicate with local law enforcement and assist with most situations when needed.
DEP Command Staff
Commissioner: [K-12] Cooper
Assistant Commissioner: TBD
Executive Officer:  Jacob K.
DEP Supervisor:  Hydro
DEP Supervisor: [R-01] r9gue
DEP Supervisor: [E-25] Franklin Hinson
Chain of Command
Senior DEP Officer