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Boaters issued tickets for alcohol consumption over long weekend

Boaters issued tickets for alcohol consumption on Georgian Bay, Ont on May 19, 2024 (Courtesy: OPP Central Region). Boaters issued tickets for alcohol consumption on Georgian Bay, Ont on May 19, 2024 (Courtesy: OPP Central Region).
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OPP monitored the waters of Georgian Bay during the Victoria Day long weekend and issued tickets to boaters who consumed alcohol.

 On May 19, two individuals were caught and ticketed by officers who were conducting a vessel check near the popular boating spot, Whisky Island.

Police seized liquor and issued alcohol screening devices.

OPP is reminding motorists not to consume alcohol when boating.

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