Marine Patrol

The Marine Patrol is primarily responsible for insuring the safety of residents and visitors on Conesus Lake by enforcing New York State Penal and Navigation Law. A sergeant and four deputies staff the Marine Patrol on a seasonal basis, May through September.
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Safe Boating Laws and Course(s)

Beginning January 1, 2025, ALL boaters and Personal Watercraft (PWC) operators in New York will be required to have completed a New York State Safe Boating Course.
Learn more about timelines and emerging legislation

The Sheriff's Office will be offering in-person courses, registration is available online only:

Saturday, April 9, 2022.  NOW CLOSED

May 21, 2022 - NOW CLOSED

Students must be at least 10 years old to attend. A parent or guardian must sign their child in, but need not remain for the class if they so choose. Please bring a photo ID to aid in registration.

The class is eight hours long. Please plan accordingly for lunch and a snack.  If you register and then find that you cannot attend, please cancel your registration so that another student may sign-up.

There is no cost to attend, but New York State collects a $10 fee to receive your card.                           

Learn more about how to take a New York State approved course online