The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

December 2, 2010
2 million viewers watch game warden reality show

"Wild Justice," the National Geographic Channel's show about California game wardens, drew a combined 3.2 million viewers with its Sunday 9 p.m. preview and 10 p.m. premiere, according to an NGC press release that we've posted below. The 10 p.m. debut became the highest-rated series launch in the channel's history, reaching 2.1 million viewers.

Click here for an earlier State Worker blog post about the show with a clip from the series. "Wild Justice" now airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m.

This key will help you understand the press release:

HH = percentage of households with a television
P25-54 = percentage of viewers in the key 25- to 54-year-old demographic
P2+ = total viewers

"Wild Justice" breaks record on National Geographic Channel

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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