Ordinances

30.00 TELEPHONES, ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS AND COMPUTER EQUIPMENT


30.01 Harassing calls prohibited
30.02 Civil Infraction
30.03 Prank or joke calls prohibited

.01 No person shall telephone any other person repeatedly for the purpose of harassing such other person or his or her cohabitants, whether or not conversation ensues.

.02 No person shall, with malicious intent, use threatening, vulgar, indecent, or obscene language over any telephone instrument, electronic communication equipment or computer equipment.

.03 No person shall summon, as a joke or prank or otherwise, and without good reason, by telephone or otherwise, the police or the fire department or any public or private ambulance to go to any location where the requested service is not needed.

Enacted: September 15, 1964
Amended: May 16, 1969
Amended: December 10, 1994

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