Town of Fallsburg, NY
Sullivan County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Fallsburg as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Alarms — See Ch. 85.
Noise — See Ch. 197.
[Adopted as Ch. 65, Arts. II and V, of the 1971 Code]

§ 209-1 Wearing uniform similar to Town police prohibited.

No person except a member of the Town Police Department shall wear any uniform or insignia in the Town on public or private property which shall be similar to any uniform or insignia worn by the Town Police.
Any police-type uniform which shall be blue, cocoa, tan or brown shall be deemed to be similar to the Town Police uniform unless approved in writing by the Chief of Police.
Any police-type uniform or insignia which shall be approved in writing by the Chief of Police as not similar to the uniform or insignia of the Town Police shall be so construed.

§ 209-2 Security guards not to wear uniform off-duty.

No person shall wear the uniform of a security guard, guard or other uniformed watchman anywhere in the Town except on the premises where employed as such security guard, guard or other uniformed watchman.
This section shall not apply to couriers or guards while employed to escort or guard payrolls, armored cars, valuable cargo or merchandise or to perform similar transitory protective services.

§ 209-3 Exceptions.

The wearing of a uniform while participating in the performance of a play, act, show or other public entertainment shall not be deemed a violation of § 209-1 or § 209-2.
The wearing of the prescribed uniform by a member of a state, federal or municipal police force or other uniformed service shall also not be deemed to be a violation of § 209-1.

§ 209-4 Penalties for offenses.

[Added 8-16-1977 by Ord. No. 77-1]
Any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall be punished as provided in § 1-4 of this Town Code.