Village of Northport, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Northport 5-20-1969 by L.L. No. 2-1969 (Ch. 19 of the 1966 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 7-16-1974 by L.L. No. 2-1974; 6-2-1981 by L.L. No. 4-1981[1]]
A person is guilty of a violation of the peace and good order when, with intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof:
He/she engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior.
He/she makes unreasonable noise.
In a public place, he/she uses abusive or obscene language or makes an obscene gesture.
Without lawful authority, he/she disturbs any lawful assembly or meeting of persons.
He/she obstructs vehicular or pedestrian traffic.
He/she congregates with other persons in a public place and refuses to comply with a lawful order of the police to disperse.
He/she creates a hazardous or physically offensive condition by any act which serves no legitimate purpose.
He/she engages in the practice of skydiving, parachuting, soaring or a similarly related activity if as a result of said activity the said person is, with the aid or assistance of any parachute, kite or similar contrivance or a device attached to the body of said person, transported from either an airplane to a point on the ground or from one point on the ground to another point on the ground.
He/she operates, flies or causes to be operated or flown a helicopter or other aircraft from any place or site situate within the boundaries of the Incorporated Village of Northport or lands or causes to be landed any helicopter and/or other aircraft on any place or site situate within the Incorporated Village of Northport, except during an emergency as declared by the Mayor, Police Department or Fire Department.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Disturbance of the peace and good order is a violation, and any violation of this section shall be punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment which is not in excess of 15 days, or both such fine and imprisonment.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).