Borough of Glen Rock, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Glen Rock 12-12-2012 by Ord. No. 1674.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Littering — See Ch. 137.
Noise — See Ch. 146.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 154.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 141, Loitering, adopted 12-13-1971 by Ord. No. 763 as Ch. VI, Sec. 6-3, of the 1971 Revised General Ordinances, as amended.
[1]
Editor's Note: Former § 141-1, Prohibited disorderly acts and conduct, was repealed 7-22-2020 by Ord. No. 1823.
No person shall:
A. 
Set off or discharge any revolver, pistol, gun, cannon or firearm of any description using cartridges or gunpowder for ammunition; provided, however, that nothing contained herein shall be construed to extend to any military maneuvers, to the explosion of dynamite or similar material used for blasting purposes under proper supervision and to any police officer in the line of duty.
B. 
Discharge any paintball gun, airsoft gun or bow and arrow, except upon private property with the permission of the owner in a manner where projectiles will not land beyond the limits of said property.
No person shall resist any police officer or member of the Police Department or other Borough official in the discharge of his or her duties or in any way interfere with or hinder or prevent any police officer, firefighter or Borough official from discharging his/her duties as such police officer or member of the Police Department, firefighter or Borough official or threaten him/her or attempt to rescue any person so in custody.
A. 
Maximum penalty. For violation of any provision of this chapter, the maximum penalty shall, upon conviction of a violation, be any combination of the following:
(1) 
A fine not exceeding $1,000 or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days.
(2) 
Application. The maximum penalty is not intended to state an appropriate penalty for each and every violation. Any lesser penalty, including a nominal penalty, may be appropriate for a particular case or a particular violation.
B. 
Separate violations. Each violation of any of the provisions of the chapter and each day that each such violation shall continue shall be deemed to be a separate and distinct offense.