Tag Archives: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Local News
April 13, 2016

Investigating animal cruelty

Investigating animal cruelty

By Stephen Seitz

BRIDGEWATER—The FBI has added cruelty to animals on its list of felonies, just as the Vermont Volunteers for Animal Services Humane Society (VVSA) has entered into a contract to investigate these crimes in Windsor County.

“We have a designated…

State News
February 10, 2016

FBI expands to include animal abuse

Two years ago the Vermont Volunteer Services for Animals (VVSA) humane society, based in Bridgewater, Vt., was asked by state police to conduct a statewide survey of reported acts of neglect and abuse towards animals, including the number of cases, which agencies responded, and…