City of Poplar Bluff, MO
Butler County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Poplar Bluff 12-27-2016 by Ord. No. 7761. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I General Provisions

Section 210.010 Definitions.

Section 210.020 Attempt.

Section 210.030 Conspiracy.

Section 210.040 through Section 210.110. (Reserved)

Article II Offenses Against the Person

Section 210.120 Assault.

Section 210.130 Domestic Assault.

Section 210.140 (Reserved)

Section 210.150 Harassment.

Section 210.160 Stalking — Definitions.

Section 210.170 Kidnapping.

Section 210.180 Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

Section 210.190 Leaving a Child Unattended in a Motor Vehicle — Definitions.

Section 210.200 through Section 210.290. (Reserved)

Article III Offenses Concerning Administration of Justice

Section 210.300 Concealing an Offense.

Section 210.310 Hindering Prosecution.

Section 210.320 Refusal To Identify as a Witness.

Section 210.330 Disturbing a Judicial Proceeding.

Section 210.340 Tampering With a Witness or Victim.

Section 210.350 Tampering With Physical Evidence.

Section 210.360 Improper Communication.

Section 210.370 False Impersonation.

Section 210.380 False Reports.

Section 210.390 Resisting or Interfering With Arrest, Detention or Stop.

Section 210.400 Escape or Attempted Escape From Custody.

Section 210.410 Interference With Legal Process.

Section 210.420 through Section 210.510. (Reserved)

Article IV Offenses Concerning Public Safety

Section 210.520 Abandonment of Airtight or Semi-Airtight Containers.

Section 210.530 Littering.

Section 210.540 Littering Via Carcasses.

Section 210.550 Tampering With a Water Supply.

Section 210.560 Abandoned Wells, Cisterns, Excavations — Prohibited.

Section 210.570 Abandoned Wells, Cisterns, Excavations — Filling or Covering.

Section 210.580 Abandoned Wells, Cisterns, Excavations — Replacement of Covers.

Section 210.590 Abandoned Wells, Cisterns, Excavations — Protection for Temporary Excavations.

Section 210.600 through Section 210.650. (Reserved)

Article V Offenses Concerning Public Peace

Section 210.660 Definitions.

Section 210.670 Peace Disturbance.

Section 210.680 (Reserved)

Section 210.690 Unlawful Assembly.

Section 210.700 Rioting.

Section 210.710 Refusal To Disperse.

Section 210.720 Obstructing Public Places.

Section 210.730 Disrupting a House of Worship.

Section 210.740 Unlawful Funeral Protests Prohibited — Definitions.

Section 210.750 Affrays.

Section 210.760 Disturbing Meetings.

Section 210.770 Loitering on School Premises — Penalty.

Section 210.780 through Section 210.820. (Reserved)

Article VI Offenses Concerning Weapons and Firearms

Section 210.830 Definitions.

Section 210.840 Weapons — Carrying Concealed — Other Unlawful Use.

Section 210.850 Possession, Manufacture, Transport, Repair, Sale of Certain Weapons.

Section 210.860 Defacing Firearm.

Section 210.870 Purchase in Another State by Missouri Residents, Permitted When.

Section 210.880 Purchase in Missouri by Non-Resident, Permitted When.

Section 210.890 Unlawful Transfer of Weapons.

Section 210.900 Carrying Concealed Firearms Prohibited — Penalty for Violation.

Section 210.910 Open Display of Firearm Permitted, When.

Section 210.920 Discharging Air Gun, Etc.

Section 210.930 Turkey Shoots and Other Charitable Events.

Section 210.940 through Section 210.1010. (Reserved)

Article VII Offenses Concerning Property

Section 210.1020 Definitions.

Section 210.1030 Tampering.

Section 210.1040 Property Damage.

Section 210.1045 Vandalism.

Section 210.1050 Claim of Right.

Section 210.1060 Trespass in the First Degree.

Section 210.1070 Trespass in the Second Degree.

Section 210.1080 Trespass of a School Bus.

Section 210.1090 Reckless Burning or Exploding.

Section 210.1100 Negligent Burning or Exploding.

Section 210.1110 Stealing.

Section 210.1120 Theft of Motor Fuel.

Section 210.1130 (Reserved)

Section 210.1140 (Reserved)

Section 210.1150 Fraudulent Use of a Credit or Debit Device.

Section 210.1160 Deceptive Business Practice.

Section 210.1170 Alteration or Removal of Item Numbers With Intent To Deprive Lawful Owner.

Section 210.1180 through Section 210.1200. (Reserved)

Section 210.1210 Copper Wire or Cable, Catalytic Converters, Collectors and Dealers To Keep Register, Information Required — Penalty — Exempt Transactions.

Section 210.1220 Metal Beer Keg, Prohibition on Purchase or Possession by Scrap Metal Dealer — Violation, Penalty.

Section 210.1230 Metal Belonging to Various Entities — Scrap Yard Not To Purchase — Violation, Penalty.

Section 210.1240 Scrap Metal Dealers — Payments in Excess of $500.00 To Be Made by Check — Exceptions.

Section 210.1250 Throwing Missiles.

Section 210.1260 Library Theft.

Section 210.1270 through Section 210.1340. (Reserved)

Article VIII Offenses Concerning Prostitution

Section 210.1350 Article Definitions.

Section 210.1360 Prostitution.

Section 210.1370 Patronizing Prostitution.

Section 210.1380 (Reserved)

Section 210.1390 Prostitution Houses Deemed Public Nuisances.

Section 210.1400 through Section 210.1490. (Reserved)

Article IX Sexual Offenses

Section 210.1500 Article Definitions.

Section 210.1510 Sexual Misconduct.

Section 210.1520 Sexual Abuse.

Section 210.1530 through Section 210.1550. (Reserved)

Section 210.1560 Window Peeping Prohibited.

Section 210.1570 through Section 210.1660. (Reserved)

Article X (Reserved)

Section 210.1670 through Section 210.1790. (Reserved)

Article XI Offenses Concerning Drugs

Section 210.1800 Possession of Marijuana or Synthetic Cannabinoid.

Section 210.1810 Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Section 210.1820 Limitations on the Retail Sale of Methamphetamine Precursor Drugs.

Section 210.1830 Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Section 210.1840 Inhalation or Inducing Others To Inhale Solvent Fumes to Cause Certain Reactions, Prohibited — Exceptions.

Section 210.1850 Inducing, or Possession With Intent To Induce, Symptoms by Use of Solvents and Other Substances, Prohibited.

Section 210.1860 Possession or Purchase of Solvents To Aid Others in Violations, Prohibited — Violations of Sections 210.1840 to 210.1850 — Penalty.

Section 210.1870 Delivery of Simulated Drug or Simulated Controlled Substance.

Section 210.1880 through Section 210.1960. (Reserved)

Article XII Offenses Concerning Minors

Section 210.1970 Curfew for Juveniles.

Section 210.1980 Parental Responsibility.

Section 210.1990 through Section 210.2090. (Reserved)

Article XIII Offenses Concerning Tobacco, Alternative Nicotine Products or Vapor Products

Section 210.2100 Definitions.

Section 210.2105 No Tobacco Sales to Minors — Alternative Nicotine Products, Vapor Products and Nicotine Liquid Containers — Sale to Minors Prohibited.

Section 210.2110 Unlawful To Sell or Distribute Tobacco Products, Alternative Nicotine Products or Vapor Products to Minors — Vending Machine Requirements.

Section 210.2120 Minors Prohibited From Purchase or Possession of Tobacco Products, Alternative Nicotine Products or Vapor Products — Misrepresentation of Age.

Section 210.2130 Retail Sales Tax License Required for Sale of Tobacco Products, Alternative Nicotine Products or Vapor Products.

Section 210.2140 Required Sign Stating Violation of State Law To Sell Tobacco Products, Alternative Nicotine Products or Vapor Products to Minors Under Age 18 — Display of Sign Required, Where.

Section 210.2150 Restrictions on Sales of Individual Packs of Cigarettes.

Section 210.2160 Proof of Age Required, When Defense to Action for Violation Is Reasonable Reliance on Proof — Liability.

Section 210.2170 Smoking in Public Buildings Prohibited — Posting of Notice — Exceptions.

Section 210.2180 through Section 210.2200. (Reserved)

Article XIV Offenses Concerning Streets

Section 210.2210 Marking of Streets, Sidewalks Prohibited.

Section 210.2220 Selling From Stands, Vehicles Prohibited.

Section 210.2230 Grates, Cellar Openings, Etc., to Be Closed, Secure.

Section 210.2240 Height, Projection of Awnings.

Section 210.2250 Awnings, Signs Not to Obstruct Street Lights.

Section 210.2260 Vehicles on Sidewalks Restricted.

Section 210.2270 Obstructions Generally.

Section 210.2280 through Section 210.2350. (Reserved)

Article XV Garage, Yard, Basement or Porch Sales

Section 210.2360 Defined.

Section 210.2370 Consecutive Hours of Sale Limited — Frequency.

Section 210.2380 Creating Nuisance Prohibited.

Section 210.2390 Removal of Goods After Sale.

Section 210.2400 through Section 210.2500. (Reserved)

Article XVI Offenses Concerning Noise

Section 210.2510 Noise Control — Definitions.

Section 210.2520 Prohibited Acts.

Section 210.2530 Exceptions.

Section 210.2540 Seizure of Evidence.

Section 210.2550 Permits Authorized.

Section 210.2560 Playing of Musical Instruments at Night.

Section 210.2570 through Section 210.2600. (Reserved)

Article XVII Miscellaneous Offenses

Section 210.2610 Sound Vehicles Restricted.

Section 210.2620 Stickers.

Section 210.2630 Activities in River Restricted.

Section 210.2640 (Reserved)