City of Mount Vernon, NY
Westchester County
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[Adopted 11-13-1957, approved 11-15-1957]
A. 
The Department of Public Safety is hereby authorized and directed to charge a fee of $5 per page for the issuance of a copy of an accident report. The Department of Public Safety is further authorized to charge a fee of $10 for the first copy of a photograph and $5 for each additional copy of a photograph taken by the Department of Public Safety in connection with any accident involving personal injury or property damage. For the issuance of a copy of a detective's report, U.F. and investigation reports, $5 per page shall be charged.
[Amended 11-13-1968, approved 11-14-1968; 4-23-1980, approved 4-24-1980]
B. 
Requests for copies of such reports shall be in writing and executed before a notary public or Commissioner of Deeds on a form prescribed by the Commissioner of Public Safety.
C. 
Copies of accident reports shall only be issued to persons involved in an accident or, in case of death or in case the person is a minor or an incompetent, the executor (or administrator), the guardian or the committee, or any person authorized on a form prescribed by the Commissioner of Public Safety by a person involved in the accident.
D. 
The Commissioner of Public Safety shall cause to be kept accurate records of the written requests and the fees paid for copies of said reports and/or photographs and shall collect the fee at or before the issuance of the copy of said reports and/or photographs.
A. 
The Department of Public Safety is hereby authorized and directed to charge a fee of $10 for the issuance of a certificate of good conduct in triplicate. The fee is to be collected at the time the certificate is issued.
[Amended 11-13-1968, approved 11-14-1968; 4-23-1980, approved 4-24-1980; 4-24-1991, approved 4-25-1991]
B. 
The Commissioner of Public Safety shall cause to be kept accurate records of the issuance of said certificates and the fees collected.
[Added 4-23-1980, approved 4-24-1980]
Escort service by a member of the Police Department to or from a banking institution shall be paid for at the rate of $20 for the first 30 minutes or any portion thereof, plus $2.50 for any five-minute period over and above the first half hour. Established temples and churches are exempt from paying an escort service fee.
[Added 4-23-1980, approved 4-24-1980]
A. 
A fee of $20 shall be paid for the taking of fingerprints pertaining to certificates, applications and other documents not related to processing of accused held to answer for the commission of a crime.
[Amended 4-24-1991, approved 4-25-1991]
B. 
The fee for fingerprinting and processing pistol permit applications shall be $35.
The Commissioner of Public Safety shall, at least once each month, prepare and transmit to the Comptroller a certified report listing the source, purpose and the amount of the fee, along with the fees collected, pursuant to this article.