Skip to Page Content Governor | General Assembly | Courts | Elected Officials | State Agencies
  Photo: Featured Delaware Photo
  Phone Numbers   Mobile   Help   Size   Print   Email

Skip Navigation LinksDNREC : Office of Community Services : Environmental Crimes Unit

 Environmental Crimes Unit


DNREC Web Reboot Project Logo

This page has been updated and replaced as part of the DNREC Web Reboot Project.

The new location for this page is

Please update your links and bookmarks.

Learn more.

Enforcement is an important tool in carrying out DNREC's mission of protecting Delaware’s environment and enhancing the quality of life in the state. Environmental laws and regulations are established to protect and foster a healthy and sustainable environment. DNREC is committed to ensuring compliance with those laws and regulations and initiating enforcement action when warranted.

  • DNREC 24-HOUR COMPLAINT LINE: 800-662-8802 or #DNR

Civil enforcement within DNREC is conducted through the various regulatory programs in conjunction with the State Attorney General’s Office. Criminal enforcement is conducted by the Office of Community Services' Environmental Crimes Unit and includes enforcing programs housed within the Division of Air Quality, Division of Waste & Hazardous SubstancesDivision of Water  and Division of Watershed Stewardship.  DAWM's Environmental Crimes Unit is the division's enforcement agency

The links below provide specific information:

site map   |   about this site   |    contact us   |    translate   |