Sec. 25-39. Enforcement generally.
(a) Every police officer shall enforce the provisions of this chapter; provided, that such officer shall be uniformed at the time of such enforcement or shall display his badge or other sign of authority; and, provided further, that all officers making arrests incident to the enforcement of this chapter shall be paid fixed and determined salaries for their services and shall have no interest in, nor be permitted by law to accept the benefit of, any fine or fee resulting from the arrest or conviction of an offender against any provision of this chapter.
(b) With the consent of the landowner, any such officer may patrol the landowner's property to enforce state, county or city motor vehicle registration and licensing requirements.
(c) Any such officer may patrol the streets and roads within subdivisions of real property or within land submitted to a horizontal property regime pursuant to Chapter 4.1 (§ 55-79.1 et seq.) or Chapter 4.2 (§ 55-79.39 et seq.) of Title 55 of the Code of Virginia, which streets and roads are maintained by the owners of the lots or parcels of land within any such subdivision or the owners of condominium units within any such horizontal property regime or any association of such owners, upon the request or with the consent of such owners or association of such owners, to enforce the provisions of chapters 1 through 4 (§ 46.1-1 through 46.1-347) of Title 46.1 of the Code of Virginia. (Code 1959, § 20-7)
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