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  • Are Boating Safety Checks Legal?

    posted by Robert Rehkemper on Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Boaters are often pulled over on the water by Department Natural Resources Conservation Officers to ensure that all the safety equipment regulations are being complied with. These so-called "safety-checks" can result in additional investigations and charges such as boating while intoxicated if the officer's suspicions are triggered during that inspection.