CHAPTER XVII. PUBLIC OFFENSES

 


ARTICLE 1. UNIFORM OFFENSE CODE. 1

17-101....... Incorporating uniform public offense code. 1

17-102....... Reserved. 1

17-102a..... Amendments to uniform public offense code. 1

17-102b..... Amendment to the uniform public offense code. 2

17-103....... Deletions from the uniform public offense code. 2

17-104....... Minimum mandatory fines. 2

ARTICLE 2. LOCAL REGULATIONS. 4

17-201....... Annoying any person. 4

17-202....... Threatening statements. 4

17-203....... Permitting dangerous animal to be at large. 4

17-204....... Adultery. 4

17-205....... Library property. 4

17-206....... Same; unlawful acts. 4

17-207....... Same; notice. 5

17-208....... Same; prosecution. 5

17-209....... Same; penalty. 5

17-210....... Possession or transportation of incendiary or explosive device. 5

17-211....... Criminal use of noxious matter. 5

17-212....... Shoplifting. 6

17-213....... Trespassing for purpose of parking vehicle. 6

17-214....... Wasting utilities. 6

17-215....... Interference with official radio communications. 6

17-216....... Vagrancy. 6

17-217....... Disturbance of religious assemblies. 7

17-218....... Loitering; streets, public places. 7

17-219....... Window peeping. 7

17-220....... Peddlers prohibited. 7

17-221....... Handbills prohibited. 7

17-222....... Barbed wire. 7

17-223....... Dangerous missiles. 8

17-224....... Marijuana and Tetrahydrocannabinol. 8

17-225....... Sale, inhalation; toxic vapors, glue, related products. 9

17-226....... Fortune-tellers; palmists. 10

17-227....... Reserved. 10

17-228....... Reserved. 10

17-229....... Reserved. 10

17-230....... Reserved. 10

17-231....... Reserved. 10

17-232....... Mob action; civil disobedience; proclamation. 10

17-233....... Stalking. 11

17-234....... Curfew; exceptions. 12

17-235....... Bias crimes. 12

17-236....... Urinating/defecating in public prohibited; penalty. 13

17-237....... Reserved. 13

17-238....... Noise restrictions. 14

17-239....... Chemical test refusal. 15

ARTICLE 3. DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND SIMULATED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES  19

17-301....... Definitions. 19

17-302....... Unlawful acts related to drug paraphernalia, simulated controlled substances and certain narcotic drugs; penalties. 20

17-303....... Determination of what is “drug paraphernalia”; factors to be considered. 21

ARTICLE 4. POLICE RADIO MONITORS. 23

17-401....... Definitions. 23

17-402....... Use of information intercepted from police, fire or emergency services radio calls. 23

17-403....... Penalty. 23

ARTICLE 5. GRAFFITI 24

17-501....... Definitions. 24

17-502....... Enforcement personnel authorized. 24

17-503....... Defacement or damage of property by graffiti. 24

17-504....... Graffiti declared public nuisance; owner’s duty to remove. 24

17-505....... Immediate removal of graffiti authorized. 25