Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills 10-28-1986 by Ord. No. 86:72 as Sec. 3-2 of the 1986 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Dancing exhibitions — See Ch. 73, Art. I.
Graffiti — See Ch. 191.
Litter control — See Ch. 238.
Obscene materials — See Ch. 268.
Obstruction of public places — See Ch. 271.
Paintball guns and potato cannons — See Ch. 279.

§ 134-1 Certain conduct prohibited.

No person shall make, aid, countenance or assist in making any improper noise (riot), breach of the peace or disturbance, or be guilty of any disorderly conduct or open drunkenness, nor engage in any fighting, threatening or violent tumultuous behavior, nor create a hazardous or physically dangerous condition by any act which serves no legitimate purpose of the actor, nor molest or interfere with any person lawfully in any public place, nor drink intoxicating liquors in the streets or highways of the Township, nor in a public place address with the purpose to offend the sensibilities of a hearer or, in reckless disregard of the probability of so doing, use unreasonably loud and offensively coarse or abusive language to any person present; nor shall any persons collect in groups or crowds in any of the streets, highways or public places within the Township limits for idle, unlawful or disorderly purposes.

§ 134-2 Order to disperse; noncompliance.

Where four or more persons are participating in generally prohibited conduct likely to cause substantial harm, a police officer may order the participants and others in the immediate vicinity to disperse. A person who refuses to obey such an order shall be guilty of a violation of this chapter.

§ 134-3 Enforcement.

[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005:31]
This chapter shall be enforced by the Police Department of the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills.