State Boating Laws, Rules And Regulations
Knowing the rules where you boat is important to boating safety for everyone.
Illegal Charters: Don't Step Aboard
Illegally operated charter boat operations are more common than you think. Here's an inside look at a Coast Guard sting operation.
The Dangers of Drinking and Boating
Drunk driving in a boat is just as illegal — and can be even more hazardous — than drunk driving in a car.
Cannabis and Boating
Impairment is impairment no matter the substance. But with marijuana, there is even more at stake — regardless of legality in your state.
The Trial of Bismarck Dinius
An interview with Dinius and his attorney after his acquittal on of felony boating under the influence causing great bodily injury.
Hoax Mayday Calls To The Coast Guard
The U.S. Coast Guard handles more than 25,000 distress calls every year, the vast majority legitimate. But when a few disreputable people say "mayday" on the radio, they're looking for mayhem.