TITLE XIII: GENERAL OFFENSES

Chapter

130. OFFENSES AGAINST CITY REGULATIONS


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CHAPTER 130: OFFENSES AGAINST CITY REGULATIONS


Section

130.01 Curfew for minors
130.02 Discharge of firearms prohibited in city limits
130.03 Use of roller blades and roller skates prohibited in city limits

130.99 Penalty



130.01 CURFEW FOR MINORS.

(A) It is a curfew violation for a child 15, 16, or 17 years of age to be in any public place, including streets, alleys or sidewalks within the corporate limits of the city during the following times:

(1) Between 12:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. on Saturday or Sunday;

(2) After 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday; or

(3) Before 5:00 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday.

(B) It is a curfew violation for a child under 15 years of age to be in a public place after 10:00 p.m. or before 5:00 a.m. on any day.

(C) This section does not apply to a child who is:

(1) Accompanied by the child's parent, guardian, or custodian;

(2) Accompanied by an adult specified by the child's parent, guardian or custodian; or

(3) Participating in, going to, or returning from lawful employment, a school sanctioned activity, or a religious event.

(D) Each member of the police, while on duty, is hereby directed to take into custody any minor violating divisions (A)(1) through (3) and (B) of this section, and to take the minor while in custody to the police department and there determine the name of the parent, guardian, or other person having custody of the minor. It shall be the duty of the police officer thereafter to issue a warrant for the arrest of the parent, guardian, or other person having custody and/or legal care of the minor.
(Ord. 5-1985, passed 11-4-85) Penalty, see 130.99



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130.02 DISCHARGE OF FIREARMS PROHIBITED IN CITY LIMITS.

(A) It is unlawful for any person to do any of the following within the city limits:

(1) To shoot or discharge a pellet or B B gun;

(2) To shoot or discharge a firearm ;

(a) Firearm includes, but is not limited to, a revolver of any type, pistol of any type, rifle of any type, shot gun of any type, and includes those firing projectiles by means of smokeless gunpowder as well as black powder.
(Ord. 1-1998, passed 2-2-98)


130.03 USE OF ROLLER BLADES AND ROLLER SKATES PROHIBITED IN CITY LIMITS.

(A) No person shall use or ride roller blades upon the streets, alleys, public parking lots, or sidewalks of the city.

(B) No person shall use or ride roller skates upon the streets, alleys, public parking lots, or sidewalks in the city.
(Ord. 13-1998, passed 6-1-98



130.99 PENALTY.

(A) Any parent, guardian, or other person having custody and/or legal care of the minor failing in the provisions of 130.01 of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be fined in the appropriate county court having jurisdiction over this matter, which court shall determine the amount of the fine of $250 per violation, plus the costs and disposition for each such offense.
(Ord. 5-1985, passed 11-4-85)

(B) Any person adjudged to have violated 130.02 shall be fined $100 for the first offense, and $200 for the second and subsequent offenses, to which shall be added the costs of this action.
(Ord. 1-1998, passed 2-2-98)

(C) Every person convicted of a violation of any provision of 130.03 shall be punished by a fine of not more than $10 for the first violation, $25 for the second violation, and $50 for the third and each subsequent violation.
(Ord. 13-1998, passed 6-1-98)





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TITLE XV: LAND USAGE
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