law enforcement Partners

Saturday July 22, 2017


Contact any lake law enforcement officer or unit to report an activity or situation around or on the lake that you consider a problem.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg (NC)
Police Department Lake Enforcement Unit
Non emergency number: 704-588-1798
Gaston County (NC)
Police Lake Unit
Non emergency number: 704-866-3320
York County (SC)
Sheriff’s Office Boat Patrol Unit
Non emergency number: 803-628-3059

NC Wildlife Resources Commission
Enforcement Operations Office
Non emergency number: 919-707-0030
SC Department of Natural Resources
Enforcement Division
Non emergency number: 800-922-5431


Three fire boats are available to serve vessels or property requiring an on the water response:

  • Charlotte Fire Department Station 38 at Shopton Road 
  • New Hope Volunteer Fire Department’s "Chief Sloan Pettus" fire boat docked at Harbortowne Marina,
  • and Tega Cay Fire Department’s “Marine Six” fireboat.

Boats will respond to any incident regardless of location. Call 911 for any emergency.