The operator of a vessel involved in a boating accident where there is personal injury beyond immediate first-aid, death,
disappearance of any person under circumstances which indicate death or injury, or if there is damage to the vessel(s) and/or
personal property of at least $2,000, must, by the quickest means possible, give notice to one of the following: the Florida Fish
and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the sheriff of the county in which the accident occurred, or the police chief of the
municipality in which the accident occurred, if applicable.
Local Contact Information
If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1 regardless of county/location.
Sheriffs' Offices (non-emergency):