News Release from Marion Co. Sheriff's Office
FlashAlert: March 1st, 2017 9:16 AM
Marion County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce the first free boat
inspection event for 2017. These events allow boaters to interact with Marine
Patrol Deputies and receive their yearly Oregon State Marine Board boat safety
check sticker prior to hitting the waterways.
To pass the inspection, most
boats are required to be registered with proper identification numbers,
validation stickers, certificate of number, boater education card, wearable life
jackets, a type IV throw able personal flotation device or (PFD), Fire
extinguisher, sound producing device, working ventilation, navigational lights
and a clean flame arrester.
So head out to the Sportsman's Warehouse,
1260 Lancaster Drive NE in Salem, on Saturday, March 18th, our deputies will be
on hand from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. to answer boating safety questions and of
course give you your FREE inspection.
Primary PIO Phone: 503. 584. MCSO (6276)
Information Officer Lt. Chris Baldridge
Cell Phone: 503.930.0579
On Twitter: @MCSOInTheKnow