On-Water Pursuits
[Table 6.3]

 

State

Does your state have a written, formal marine law enforcement policy, operational procedure or executive order on on-water pursuit?

Does your state have a written, formal marine law enforcement policy, operational procedure or executive order on interstate on-water pursuit?

Alabama

No 

No 

Alaska

No 

No 

American Samoa

Yes 

Yes 

Arizona

No 

No 

Arkansas

No 

No 

Australia

 

 

British Columbia

 

 

California

No 

Yes 

Colorado

Yes 

No 

Connecticut

No 

No 

Delaware

Yes 

Yes 

District of Columbia

No 

No 

Florida

Yes 

Yes 

Georgia

Yes 

No 

Guam

No 

No 

Hawaii

Yes 

No 

Idaho

No 

No 

Illinois

No 

No 

Indiana

Yes 

Yes 

Iowa

Yes 

No 

Kansas

No 

No 

Kentucky

Yes 

No 

Louisiana

Yes 

Yes 

Maine

No 

No 

Manitoba (Canada)

 

 

Maryland

Yes 

Yes 

Massachusetts

No 

No 

Michigan

Yes 

Yes 

Minnesota

 

 

Mississippi

No 

No 

Missouri

Yes 

Yes 

Montana

No 

No 

Nebraska

Yes 

Yes 

Nevada

Yes 

Yes 

New Hampshire

Yes 

No 

New Jersey

Yes 

Yes 

New Mexico

Yes 

No 

New York

No 

No 

North Carolina

Yes 

No 

North Dakota

No 

Yes 

Northern Mariana Islands

No 

No 

Ohio

Yes 

Yes 

Oklahoma

Yes 

No 

Ontario (Canada)

 

 

Oregon

Yes 

Yes 

Pennsylvania

Yes 

Yes 

Puerto Rico

No 

No 

Quebec (Canada)

 

 

Rhode Island

Yes 

No 

South Carolina

 

Yes 

South Dakota

Yes 

Yes 

Tennessee

Yes 

Yes 

Texas

No 

No 

Utah

No 

No 

Vermont

Yes 

Yes 

Virgin Islands

 

 

Virginia

No 

No 

Washington

 

 

West Virginia

Yes 

No 

Wisconsin

Yes 

No 

Wyoming

No 

No