Report A Violation

Thank you for your concern for Pennsylvania’s wildlife. Your report is appreciated.


Violations Currently in Progress

Report wildlife code violations to the Game Commission region office serving the county in which the violation is taking place as quickly as possible. Contact information can be found here:

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Violations involving the killing of multiple big game animals, or threatened or endangered species not currently in progress

If the suspected violation involves the killing of multiple big game animals, or threatened or endangered species, an additional $500 penalty can be can be added to those convicted of committing the crime. This additional penalty may be added to fines levied upon those found guilty of Game and Wildlife Code violations. The $500 enhanced penalty goes into a special fund from which half the amount ($250) can be paid to the individual who provided the information that led to the conviction. The remainder will be used to offset the costs of operating the Turn In a Poacher (TIP) program.

To report violations through the TIP program, call 1-888-PGC-8001 or fill out a "TIP" Reporting Form online. Calls to the TIP telephone number are always answered by a secure recording device. Callers may remain anonymous, however those who wish to claim the monetary reward, must provide contact information.

Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797