Section 9-11-8

Violations of fish and game laws - Authority of enforcement officers, etc., generally; arrest without warrant.

All enforcement officers and inspectors employed by the Commissioner of Conservation and Natural Resources are clothed with the power and authority of deputy sheriffs and shall arrest without warrant and carry before the district court of the county in which an offense is committed any person violating any of the provisions of the game and fish laws or the rules and regulations made and promulgated thereunder.

(Acts 1935, No. 240, p. 632, § 52; Code 1940, T. 8, §51.)