Town Of Hempstead Stepping Up Patrols For Boating While IntoxicatedTown of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray said last year, eight people were arrested for BWI as they operated in the waters off of the town
L.I. Officials Announce New BWI CrackdownThe Coast Guard reports 20 percent of all accidents on waterways are the result of alcohol impaired boaters.
Autopsy Results Released In Deadly Hudson River Boating CrashThe deadly collision left groom-to-be Brian Bond grieving for his intended, Lindsey Stewart, and his best friend while facing surgery for his own injuries two weeks before the wedding day.
Connecticut Sets Its Sights On Drunken BoatersConnecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is kicking off ``Operation Dry Water,'' an effort to target drunken boaters.
Greenwich Police To Set Up Sobriety Checkpoints For Boaters On Long Island SoundBoaters can expect extra police patrols. Greenwich police will make stops on the water and at checkpoints from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. each day from June 28-30.
Long Island Man Arrested For Boating While IntoxicatedWilliam Tabert, 52, was operating a 21-foot Malibu motorboat when it struck a 50-foot sailboat that was moored and carrying a family of four.
Man Becomes First In NYS To Be Charged With Aggravated Vehicular Homicide In A BoatThe speedboat slammed into a fishing boat around 4:50 a.m., killing 39-year-old Christopher Mannino, of West Islip, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.
East Northport Man Arrested On Boating While Intoxicated ChargeSuffolk County officials made a boating while intoxicated arrest Sunday night in the waters off Long Island.
First-Ever Suffolk County Boaters' Sobriety Checkpoint Leads To Two ArrestsSuffolk County police held their first-ever Boating While Intoxicated sobriety checkpoint, leading to the arrests of two people. The checkpoint, conducted by the Marine Bureau and Highway Patrol Bureau, was near Sandspit Marina in Patchogue.
Levittown Man Charged With Boating While IntoxicatedThomas Heslin was arrested around 9 p.m. Sunday in Freeport after officers saw him operating a 2000 Donzi without navigation lights in the Woodcleft Canal, police said.
Nassau Police Arrest Man For Boating While Intoxicated After 2 People Go OverboardPolice said Anthony Marmo, who was operating the boat, didn't even realize the two were overboard until they were out of sight.
Body Of Fisherman Found Following Extensive Search Off L.I.'s Southern CoastThe Coast Guard said that the crash happened at about 4:50 a.m. on Saturday in the Great South Bay, just west of the Robert Moses Causeway near West Islip. One man fell off the recreational vessel and disappeared.