Calif. tugboat company manager convicted on pollution charges

(SAN FRANCISCO) — A manager at a tugboat company has been convicted of violating federal water pollution law, the Contra Costa Times newspaper reported. The official from Brusco Tug & Barge Inc. was found guilty of conspiring to pollute San Francisco Bay and of dumping dredged material without a permit. He could face five years in prison. 
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By Professional Mariner Staff