Boating Safety & Enforcement Equipment Grant Program (BSEE)

BOATING SAFETY AND ENFORCEMENT EQUIPMENT 2021/2022 GRANT APPLICATION WORKSHOP

Applications for the FY2021/22 Boating Safety Enforcement and Equipment (BSEE) grant cycle were accepted between March 15 through April 30, 2021.

DBW hosted a workshop on Thursday, March 25, from 10:00 – 11:30 am to provide an overview of the grant application and scoring criteria/matrix as well as recommendations for writing a competitive application. The workshop was recorded and can be accessed from the link on the right sidebar.

To learn more about BSEE contact Deborah Holmes at deborah.holmes@parks.ca.gov.

 

ABOUT THE BSEE GRANT

Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) provides grants to local government agencies to purchase boating safety and law enforcement equipment through the Boating Safety and Enforcement Equipment Grant Program (BSEE).


WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Local government agencies who can demonstrate a need for boating safety and law enforcement equipment pursuant to the application assessment criteria. Grants are for local boating safety and law enforcement only.


EXAMPLES OF ALLOWABLE MARINE PATROL ENFORCEMENT EQUIPMENT:

     ·Law Enforcement Patrol Boats
     ·Marine Patrol Equipment
     ·Personal Watercraft (PWC)
     ·Search and Rescue Equipment
     ·Dive Gear
     ·Engines, repowers and replacements

Level of Assistance: Up to 100% of eligible costs. Based on the portion of time the equipment will be used for boating safety and enforcement activities.

 

GranteeEquipment FundedGrant Amount
Amador County Sheriff's Office Patrol Boat $106,000
Big Bear Municipal Water District Patrol Boat $97,500
Butte County Sheriff's Office Miscellaneous Equipment $16,150
City of Long Beach Police Department Miscellaneous Equipment $35,999
City of Morro Bay Harbor Department Patrol Boat $85,000
City of Oakland Police Department Trailer $13,515
City of Sacramento Police Department FLIR, ROV $22,001
County of Kings Miscellaneous Equipment $18,330
County of Orange-Orange County Sheriff-Coroner Miscellaneous Equipment $40,000
County of Tulare Sheriff's Office Inflatable boat with engine $16,437
El Dorado County Sheriff's Office Patrol Boat $100,000
Fresno County Sheriff's Office Patrol Boat/Inflatable Raft $113,284
Lassen County Sheriff's Department Patrol Boat $155,000
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Miscellaneous Equipment $44,656
Placer County Sheriff's Office Miscellaneous Equipment $6,767
Plumas County Sheriff's Office Patrol Boat $105,000
Richardson's Bay Regional Agency Engine Replacement/Misc. Equipment $46,634
Sacramento County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment $10,400
San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department ROV $60,000
San Diego Police Department  Outboard Motor  $32,000
San Francisco Police Department  FLIR Thermal Camera System  $101,859 
San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department  Engine Rebuild  $9,528 
San Mateo County Harbor District Miscellaneous Equipment  $5,829 
Solano County Sheriff Miscellaneous Equipment  $46,563 
Sonoma County Sheriff's Office Patrol Boat  $79,438 
Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department  ROV  $53,000 
Tehama County Sheriff's Office  Patrol Boat/Miscellaneous Equipment  $141,142 
Yolo County Sheriff's Office Engine Replacement  $27,968 
Total Funded    $1,590,000