Scotland’s Shooting Estates issue Unprecedented Statement on Wildlife Crime.

The detail posted below was first published in 2010, however we feel that in view of the increasing number of poisoning incidents throughout the Scottish Highlands resulting in the deaths of large numbers of protected birds of prey, Raptor Politics feels the public have a right to know which estates have now added their names […]

Northumberland apprentice gamekeeper sent to prison.

TWO men from Northumberland, one an apprentice gamekeeper, have been sent to prison by South East Northumberland magistrates after forcing animals to fight to the death and posting footage of their sadistic activities on the internet. Wayne Lumsden and Connor Patterson, both 23, were sent to prison for 26 and 20 weeks respectively by magistrates […]