Township of Carneys Point, NJ
Salem County
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[Adopted 9-5-1922 by Ord. No. 7]

§ 152-1 Improper noises, riot and disturbances.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person or persons shall make or assist in making any improper noise, riot, disturbance or breach of the peace in the streets, alleys, lanes, highways or elsewhere within the limits of the Township or shall loiter at the corners of streets in the Township, behaving in a disorderly manner, such person so offending shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with the costs of conviction.

§ 152-2 Profane, blasphemous and indecent language.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall be guilty of using profane, blasphemous or indecent language in any of the streets, alleys, lanes, highways or elsewhere within the corporate limits of said Township, such person so offending shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with the costs of conviction.

§ 152-3 (Reserved) [1]

[1]
Editor's Note: Former § 152-3, Public intoxication, as amended, was repealed 10-15-2008 by Ord. No. 817.

§ 152-4 Throwing of missiles.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall throw or cause to be thrown any stone, brick or other missile at any person or persons or at any horse or other animal or at birds on the trees, on any of the streets, lanes, alleys, highways or elsewhere within the limits of said Township, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with the costs of conviction.

§ 152-5 Breaking of windows.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall willfully break or cause to be broken any pane or panes of glass belonging to any window, door, transom or other part of any house or building within the corporate limits of the Township or shall willfully deface, injure, break or destroy any fence, pavement, building, porch or any part or portion of any house or building, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with costs of conviction.

§ 152-6 Damage to trees.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall willfully cut, injure, break down or in any way damage any shade or other tree growing or standing on any of the streets, lanes, alleys, highways or elsewhere within said corporate limits of said Township, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with costs of conviction.

§ 152-7 Indecent and obscene markings.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall write, mark, draw or cut, or cause to be written, marked, drawn or cut, any indecent or obscene word, figures or pictures upon any house, building, wall, fence or other place along any of the streets, alleys, lanes, highways or elsewhere within said corporate limits of said Township, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with costs of conviction.

§ 152-8 Improper exposure or commission of nuisance.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall violate decency by an improper exposure of the person or by commission of any nuisance on the streets, alleys, lanes, public places or on or about the residence or place of business of any person within the corporate limits of said Township, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with costs of conviction.

§ 152-9 Disturbance in places of public assembly.

[Amended 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
If any person shall behave in a disorderly manner in any public school, church, public library, public hall, reading room or in the rooms of any school, religious or beneficial association, society or institution by disturbing or interrupting the quiet and good order of those then and there assembled, or by any improper noise or actions or breach of the peace, he shall be liable as provided in § 152-11, together with costs of conviction.

§ 152-10 Construal of terms.

Whenever the word "street" is mentioned in this Article, it shall be construed to include highways, roads, avenues, courts, public lanes and alleys, and it also shall be construed to include sidewalks or footpaths, unless the contrary is expressed or there is something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction.

§ 152-11 Violations and penalties.

[Added 5-20-1985 by Ord. No. 393]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this Article shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to the payment of a fine not exceeding $1,000 or by imprisonment in the County jail for a term not in excess of 90 days, or both.