TOPIC:                        REGULATED CONDUCT                                          

SUBJECT:                  DEFACING OF PROPERTY

KEY WORDS:                    

CODE:                        ORD  V-8

AGENCIES:               POLICE, SCHOOL, DPW, BUILDING
                                     DEPTS. & DESIGNEES

STATUTES:               

DATES:                       07/25/95, 05/04/93

 

ELEMENTS:               “No person shall, within the City of Lynn, willfully, intentionally and without right, deface, mar, mark, destroy, interfere with, or otherwise injure any building or signboard or structure of any kind, nor motor vehicle of any kind, whether said building, signboard, structure or motor vehicle is [on] publicly or privately owned property.”

 

PENALTIES:               RIGHT OF ARREST IN PRESENCE

                                      FINE / COMMUNITY SERVICE - $300 per offense.  

 
Community Service at defendant’s option including personally removing damage in lieu of fine.  Time and type of service to be determined by city enforcement department or court.

 

ENFORCEMENT:     POLICE, SCHOOL, DPW, BUILDING, & DESIGNEES.  Designees of such departments to forward complaints or violations to Lynn Police Chief.