Southern Georgian Bay OPP officers stopped and checked 20 vessels during 30 hours of patrol on Georgian Bay and Six Mile Lake from June 21 to June 25.
Members of the Marine Patrol unit were checking area boaters for proper vessel equipment and driver sobriety, while on patrol aboard the Thomas P. Coffin OPP patrol vessel.
Two boaters were charged for insufficient life-jackets, and another operator who had been drinking was given an alcohol-screening device test, which resulted in a pass.
The patrol vessel responded to five marine-related calls for services and also provided security support for the Canadian Forces Snowbirds air show held over the waters of the Wasaga Beach waterfront during the weekend.
Officers crewing the…