Borough of Sea Bright, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Sea Bright 4-18-1995 by Ord. No. 14-95. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
False alarms — See Ch. 53, Art. I.
Alcoholic beverages — See Ch. 57.
Prohibited conduct on beaches — See Ch. 66, § 66-17.
Signs — See Ch. 130, Art. XI.
Littering — See Ch. 136.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 155.
This chapter shall be known as "Disorderly Conduct."
All of the following named acts shall be deemed disorderly and against the public peace and order and are hereby prohibited within the Borough of Sea Bright, New Jersey:
A. 
Soliciting. Any person who shall, by word, act, sign or any device, invite or solicit unlawful sexual intercourse or any other unlawful, indecent, lewd or lascivious act shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
B. 
Common thieves, burglars and pickpockets. Any person who shall be arrested at any house of worship, banking institution, broker's office, place of public amusement, auction room, store or crowded thoroughfare or other place of public resort or assemblage for business, worship, amusement or other lawful purpose in this borough, and who shall be proved to the satisfaction of the Judge before whom he shall be brought to be a common thief, burglar or pickpocket, and to have been frequenting or attending such place for an unlawful purpose shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
C. 
Carrying weapons. Any person who shall be apprehended having upon him any picklock, key, crow, jack, bit or other implement with intent to break and enter in any building, or who shall have upon him any pistol, hanger, cutlass, bludgeon or other offensive or dangerous weapon with intent to assault any person, or who shall be found in or near any dwelling house, warehouse, stable, barn or any place of public resort or assemblage for business, worship, amusement or other lawful purposes, with the intent to steal any goods or chattels, shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
D. 
Malicious injury to property. Any person who shall maliciously destroy, damage or injure property may, where the damage does not exceed the sum of $25, be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
E. 
Unlawful dumping. Any person, firm or corporation that shall dump on or tow to open fields or other private property any abandoned automobile, automobile parts or other junk shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
F. 
Injuring school property. A person who shall enter the building or go upon the lands belonging to a public school district or used and occupied for school purposes by a public school and shall break, injure or deface such building or any part thereof or the fences or outhouses belonging to or connected with such building or lands or shall disturb the exercises of the school or molest or give annoyance to the children attending such school or any teacher therein shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
G. 
Giving false alarm of fire. Any person who shall willfully and maliciously ring or cause to be rung any bell or alarm of any fire company in this borough and thereby give or cause to be given a false alarm of fire or shall willfully and maliciously send a message of false alarm of fire by telephone or by any other method or means shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 53, Alarms, Art. I, False Alarms.
H. 
Damaging or disturbing private property. Any person who shall willfully cut any tree, shrub or vine upon or remove any earth, gravel or sand from any property belonging to another person in this borough without his consent or who shall willfully cause injury or damage to or destroy any livestock, poultry, cultivated crop, orchard, fence, sign, signboard, notice or building belonging to any other person while on such person's land without such person's consent shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
I. 
Signs. Any person who erects, within the limits of this borough, any sign or encroachment of any nature without first having obtained permission to do so from the borough or the Board of Chosen Freeholders, as the case may be, shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 130, Land Use, Art. XI, Signs.
J. 
Damaging property. Any person who shall maliciously destroy, damage or injure property of another shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
K. 
Misinterpretation of age. Any person who shall misrepresent or mistake his or her age or the age of any other person for the purpose of inducing any licensee or any employee of any licensee to sell, serve or deliver any alcoholic beverage to a person under the age of 21 years shall be deemed and adjudged in violation of this chapter.[3]
[3]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 57, Alcoholic Beverages.
L. 
Act of graffiti. Any person committing an act of graffiti in the borough shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter. For purposes of this section, an "act of graffiti" shall mean the drawing, painting or the making of any inscription on a bridge, building, public transportation vehicle, rock, wall, sidewalk, street, signs or other exposed surface on public, quasi-public or private property without the permission of the owner.
M. 
Fighting and other brawling. Any person or persons fighting or brawling in the Borough of Sea Bright shall be deemed in violation of this chapter.
N. 
Interference with law enforcement officer. Any person who shall knowingly misstate a fact, incident or event to a law enforcement officer in the performance of such officer's duty or who shall otherwise engage in conduct, unreasonable under the circumstances, which conduct shall be intended to interfere with or which shall result in the actual interference with the official duties of a law enforcement officer, shall be adjudged in violation of this chapter.
O. 
Nudity and undress. No person shall, within the limits of said borough, appear on any street, road, avenue, park or other public place in a state of nudity or disrobe in any automobile, truck or vehicle while the same is upon any parking place, street, road, avenue, park or other public place. Further, no person shall, within the limits of said borough, bathe, swim or be found in a state of nudity in the waters of the Shrewsbury and Navesink Rivers or the Atlantic Ocean.
P. 
Littering and wastepaper. No person shall, within the limits of said borough, discard, deposit, throw or leave any waste paper, tin cans, bottles, garbage, waste or refuse of any kind whatsoever upon any parking place, street, road, avenue, park or other public place or upon any lot or other premises, except in receptacles or containers provided for such purpose.[4]
[4]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 136, Littering.
Q. 
Driving over fire hose. No person shall at any time willfully drive, propel or cause to be driven or propelled any vehicle over any hose or other fire apparatus.[5]
[5]
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
R. 
No person shall, within the limits of said borough, urinate or defecate upon any public street or way or upon public or private property, except in toilet facilities.[6]
[6]
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Penalties for violations of this chapter shall be as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I, unless otherwise specified in this chapter.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).