[HISTORY: Adopted by the Legislature of the County of Monroe 9-4-1991 by L.L. No. 4-1991, approved 9-20-1991. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 9-4-1991 by L.L. No. 4-1991, approved 9-20-1991]
A person is guilty of criminal possession of a deadly weapon when he possesses any dagger, dangerous knife, dirk, razor, stiletto, imitation pistol, firearm or other deadly weapon, as defined in New York State Penal Law § 10.00, Subdivision 12, in or upon a building or office owned, leased or operated by the County of Monroe, unless the possessor of such weapon has a lawful permit to possess such weapon pursuant to § 400.00 of the Penal Law of the State of New York.
This Article shall not prohibit authorized peace officers and police officers, as defined in the New York State Criminal Procedure Law, from carrying or possessing firearms or other weapons in county-owned, -leased or -operated buildings.
Violation of this article is a misdemeanor and shall be punished by a confinement in the county jail for a term not to exceed three months and a fine not to exceed $500.