Village of Old Field, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Old Field 7-22-1963.[1] Section 75-7 added at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Animals — See Ch. 5.
Boats — See Ch. 15.
Hunting, shooting and trapping — See Ch. 53.
Licenses — See Ch. 58.
Noise — See Ch. 64.
Parks — See Ch. 70.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 80.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 110.
[1]
Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Ordinances 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5 and 3.6 of the Unified Code of Ordinances.

§ 75-1 Propelling missiles in public places. [1]

No person shall propel, throw or shoot any missile or solid objects, such as stones, snowballs, sticks, metal, bullets or similar materials, upon or across or toward any street, sidewalk, highway or other public place in the village where such act would in fact or potentially injure or threaten injury to any person or property.
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Editor's Note: See also Ch. 53, Hunting, Shooting and Trapping.

§ 75-2 Public intoxication.

No person shall appear or be upon any street, sidewalk, highway or in any public hall, park, beach or other public place in the village in a condition of intoxication.

§ 75-3 Disturbing the peace.

No person shall indulge in disorderly or noisy or disturbing conduct within the village. Any person who commits any of the following acts will be considered in violation of this section:
A. 
Uses or indulges in offensive, disorderly, threatening, abusive or insulting language, conduct or behavior.
B. 
Acts in such a manner as to annoy, disturb, interfere with, obstruct or be offensive to others.
C. 
Congregates with others on a public street, sidewalk, park or place for other than a lawfully permitted purpose and refuses to move on when ordered by the police.
D. 
By his actions causes a crowd to collect, except when lawfully addressing such a crowd.
E. 
Shouts or makes any other loud and unseemly noise, either outside or inside a building, during the nighttime.
F. 
Interferes with any persons in any place by jostling against such person's pocket, pocketbook or handbag.
G. 
Stations himself on the public streets or follows pedestrians for the purpose of soliciting alms on the public streets unlawfully.
H. 
Frequents or loiters about any public place soliciting men for the purpose of committing a crime against nature or other lewdness.
I. 
Causes a disturbance in any omnibus or other public conveyance by running through it, climbing through windows or upon the seats or otherwise annoying passengers or employees therein.
J. 
Damages, destroys or makes improper or unauthorized use of any municipal property, including parks, parking fields or stadiums, or conducts himself in a manner contrary to any notices, rules or regulations of the village or refuses to obey the orders of any person or persons in authority with respect to the use of or conduct in or with respect to such property.
K. 
Carries or discharges a loaded firearm in a public place.

§ 75-4 Lewd acts and gestures.

No person shall commit or indulge in any lewd, wanton, indecent, immodest, obscene or filthy act or gesture.

§ 75-5 Lewd signs and billboards.

No person shall expose, display, post, exhibit, paint, print or mark upon any wall or object or place any placard, poster, bill, painting or sign, either as an advertisement or otherwise, upon any building, billboard, wall, fence, tree or other surface, so as to be visible from any street or public place, which shall be of a lewd, indecent, immodest, immoral or vulgar character, such as may be calculated to shock the sense of decency and propriety.

§ 75-6 Trespassing on village zoned property.

No person shall intrude or trespass upon any lot or parcel of land belonging to or leased by the village or in or upon any building, structure or enclosure upon such property, unless such person is duly licensed or otherwise lawfully entitled to be admitted thereon or therein.

§ 75-7 Penalties for offenses. [1]

Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense if continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.
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Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).