Town of Boonton, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the Town of Boonton 12-17-1990 as Sec. 4-3 of the 1990 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The discharge, firing or use of any gun, pistol, firearm or weapon, of any description whatsoever, at any place whatsoever in the Town of Boonton is hereby prohibited.
Excepted from the provisions of this chapter are the following:
Police officers from other municipalities using Boonton Police Department facilities when the officer's municipality has entered into a written agreement with the Town of Boonton to use such facility.
All persons who are authorized by the Statutes of New Jersey to carry firearms and who discharge such firearms in the performance of their official duties.
Any person violating any provisions of this chapter shall be liable to one or more of the following penalties: A fine of not less than $100 and not more than $1,000; a period of community service not exceeding 90 days; or imprisonment in the county jail or in any place provided by the town for the detention of prisoners for a term not exceeding 90 days.