Water Watch Program
The Marine Unit continues to be involved in the Water Watch Program which is run through Crime Stoppers of York Region. Water watch signs are posted in 22 marinas on Lake Simcoe. Anonymous tips received, regarding criminal activity relating to the water get investigated by Marine Unit members. The posted signs act as a deterrent to would be criminals and an advertisement to those that use the waterways of an avenue available to them to report criminal activity on or around the water. This includes criminal activity such as theft and damage of water vessels, cottages and marinas, drinking and driving on the water ways and unsafe boating practices.
Water Watch Program Poster