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L.I. Officials Announce New BWI Crackdown

The Coast Guard reports 20 percent of all accidents on waterways are the result of alcohol impaired boaters.

06/04/2014

Boats (file / credit: clipart.com)

Connecticut Sets Its Sights On Drunken Boaters

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is kicking off “Operation Dry Water,” an effort to target drunken boaters.

06/28/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser (file/credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Long Island Man Arrested For Boating While Intoxicated

William 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.

05/05/2013

Mug shot of Michael Albinski (credit: Suffolk County Police)

East Northport Man Arrested On Boating While Intoxicated Charge

Suffolk County officials made a boating while intoxicated arrest Sunday night in the waters off Long Island.

09/03/2012

Michelle Mannino and family watch from the Robert Moses Bridge as authorities search for her husband's body - Jun 23, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

N.Y. Legislators Push For Tougher Drunken Boating Laws

“Christopher Mannino, you were my world. I was so lucky to have your children. I don’t have you now because a selfish careless person found it necessary to be intoxicated on the water and take your life,” Mannino’s widow said Thursday.

07/19/2012

Anthony Marmo (credit: Nassau PD)

Nassau Police Arrest Man For Boating While Intoxicated After 2 People Go Overboard

Police said Anthony Marmo, who was operating the boat, didn’t even realize the two were overboard until they were out of sight.

07/16/2012

Beach in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Holiday Weekend Brings Increased Police Presence To Jersey Shore

Going into this holiday weekend, there will be extra eyes on roads and on the water. Police are stepping up patrols to crack down on illegal fireworks, drunk driving and boating.

07/01/2011