City of Harrisburg, PA
Dauphin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Harrisburg by Ord. No. 31-1984. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Criminal mischief: see Crimes Code, 18 Pa.C.S.A. § 3304.
Injuring fire protection property: see Crimes Code, 18 Pa.C.S.A. § 3305.
Institutional vandalism: see Crimes Code, 18 Pa.C.S.A. § 3307.
No person in the City shall:
Willfully, maliciously, wantonly, negligently, or otherwise injure, deface, destroy, or remove real property or any improvements thereto, or moveable or personal property, either publicly or privately owned.
Tamper with, injure, deface, destroy, or remove any sign, notice, marker, fire alarm box, fire hydrant, topographical survey monument, or any other personal/public property erected or placed by the City.
In a summary or other proceeding of a criminal nature against a minor child, where the minor child is adjudicated guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction of violating this chapter, the court shall ascertain the amount sufficient to fully reimburse any person who has suffered injury to, or defacing, destruction or removal of, personal or real property because of the tortious act of the minor child and direct the parents to make payment to such person.
If the parents fail to comply with the direction of the court, the amount may be recovered in a civil action against the parents or either of them.
Any person who violates the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to Chapter 3-399, Penalty, of these Codified Ordinances.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1-303).