National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Office of Law Enforcement (NOAA OLE)

Country: USA
Type: Federal
Staff: 200
Established: 1930
Website: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/ole/ole_about.html

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Office of Law Enforcement (NOAA OLE) is a federal police part of the National Marine Fisheries Service of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland.

It was established in 1930 as Division of Law Enforcement, U.S. Fish Commission and Bureau . It is responsible for the ecosystem protection and conservation of most of national marine life. It is the only federal agency for such. As of 2007, it has more than 200 em

ployees.

NOAA Marine Law Enforcement Patrol Boat

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NOAA Marine Law Enforcement Patrol Boat

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