lake patrol

Iredell County Sheriff adds new boat for lake patrol

The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office has added a new vessel to its Lake Enforcement Unit. Recently, the department took delivery of a new 27-foot SAFE Boats International Cabin Boat to protect the waters of Lake Norman. The purchase of this vessel was made possible by utilizing Federal Asset Forfeiture and Federal Equitable Sharing, otherwise known as “drug dealers money,” instead […]

Boating safety on Lake Norman vital while still having a good time


As the centerpiece for the region, the lake is the No. 1 choice for recreation. Every year, it attracts visitors and permanent residents alike for boating, fishing, skiing and general fellowship. While Lake Norman provides many opportunities for having a good time, officials want those who spend time there to also be safe. Law enforcement agencies from all four bordering […]