Law Enforcement

Forest Service law enforcement and investigations provide public and employee safety and protect natural resources. Rules and regulations, forest orders and other important information is posted in or near recreation sites, trailheads, district ranger offices and public service centers.  Please take the time to read the information and abide by the regulations. 


A Day My Boots - Law Enforcement

USFS Law Enforcement Officer Jeff McIntosh. photo by Kelly Sprute.


Discover a day in the life of a US Forest Service Law Enforcement law enforcement officer. Learn about "Who they are, What they do and Why."




General Rules and Regulations

Crime Prevention

Frequently Asked Questions

Target Shooting

Forest Closure Orders (currently updating)