The U.S. Coast Guard and the police services of the surrounding communities provide emergency rescue and law enforcement on the bay. All monitor Channel 16. If you need help on the water but are not in immediate peril, the government services will refer you to a commercial towing service.
California Department of Fish and Game
Establishes and enforces fishing regulations….
Marin Count Sheriff
Phone: (415) 332-5422
Operates one patrol boat….
Oakland Police Department
Phone: 510 777 3333
San Francisco Police Department
This phone number for emergency only. For non-emergency calls, phone 415.553.0123. The SFPD has a small fleet of police boats. Marine unit phone 415.409.1010….
Sausalito Police Department
Phone: 415 289-4100
U.S. Coast Guard
If there is an imminent threat to life or property, don’t hesitate to call the Coast Guard on Channel 16. But if you’re just inconvenienced (for example, drifting without power but not near any hazard…