BOATERS FACE ASSET SEIZURE, FINES, ARREST IF EXECUTIVE ORDERS FOR COVID-19 VIOLATED
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Several types of boating and boating activity remain prohibited in Palm Beach County. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office early Friday re-issued a countywide boating advisory, reminding boaters that they face arrest and asset seizure if they violate executive orders in place due to COVID-19.
“No Rafting, No Flotillas. Tying or roping of boats to each other is prohibited.”
“Vessels may anchor in deeper water, but they MUST be 50 feet apart from each other, including all boats, kayakers and paddle boarders.”
Here’s the penalty part of the advisory:
“Violations of the Emergency Order can result in the following: Civil Fine, Arrest and Seizure of Assets.”
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Fish and Wildlife Officers and local police departments are all enforcing the orders.
Content copyright © 2022 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. BocaNewsNow.com ® is a registered trademark. BocaRudeton™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. Sirens™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “You hear sirens, we know where they went,”™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “Don’t Want To Be Seen Here? Don’t Be Rude Here!™” is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com. Call 866-4-FL-NEWS. Arrest reports are police accusations. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law.
The Latest From BocaNewsNow.com
- Tropical Depression Forms, Tropical Wave Still Watched South Of Florida
- Bedner’s Farm In Boynton Beach Sued Over Petting Zoo Incident
- Man Threatens To Stab Mother In Delray Beach, Cops Shoot Both
- TWO TROPICAL WAVES EXPECTED TO BECOME DEPRESSIONS WITHIN DAYS
- WE’RE CONFUSED: Lee County Opposed Mask Mandates, But Angry Over No Evacuation Order?
- POLICE INVESTIGATE DRIVE-BY GEL GUN ATTACK IN SEVEN BRIDGES DELRAY BEACH
- North Carolina Woman Drives On Rims In Boca Raton, Is Arrested For DUI
- PALM BEACH COUNTY REAL ESTATE MARKET TANKS
- WHAT’S IT DOING? New Tropical Wave Meandering, But Growing, South Of Florida