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The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Marine Services Unit has produced a boating safety video.

It can be viewed on the Contra Costa Sheriff Facebook page –

It can also be viewed on their Youtube channel –

The video was released this week in conjunction with the start of boating season. The Marine Services Unit would like for all boaters to take a boating safety course, wear life jackets, obey laws and drink responsibly. Spokesman Jimmy Lee explained: “We want boaters to enjoy themselves but be safe.”