[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Edgewater 3-15-1955 by Ord. No. 374, readopted 2-1-1967 by Ord. No. 476; amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
The discharge of any firearms, bow and arrow, crossbow, slingshot, air gun, spring gun, gas gun or any other device which impels a projectile through the use of force is prohibited in the Borough of Edgewater.
The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to:
Any duly appointed law officer in the course of his or her official duty.
The use of firearms when necessary for the preservation of human life.
The use of firearms when hunting in conformity with the applicable laws and regulations of the State of New Jersey.
Use of a firearm on a licensed pistol, rifle or firearm range and under the supervision of the Police Department.