[Adopted 5-12-1983 by Ord. No. 8-1983]
It shall be unlawful for any person to willfully or maliciously torture, torment, beat, kick, strike, mutilate, injure, disable or kill any K-9 dog or to interfere with or to meddle with any such K-9 dog while such dog is being used by any law enforcement agency in the City of Egg Harbor City.
[Amended 8-26-1999 by Ord. No. 16-1999]
Any person adjudged guilty of a violation of the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction thereof in the Municipal Court of Egg Harbor City, be punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000, a term of imprisonment not exceeding 90 days or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or any combination thereof, at the discretion of the Court.