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    Home » Sec. 27-47. What Constitutes a Riot; Punishment.

    Sec. 27-47. What Constitutes a Riot; Punishment.

     

    Sec. 27-47. What constitutes a riot; punishment.
     
    (a) Any unlawful use, by three (3) or more persons acting together, of force or violence which seriously jeopardizes the public safety, peace or order is riot.
     
    (b) Every person convicted of participating in any riot shall be guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor. (Code 1959, §§ 22-34, 22-36)
     
    Last updated date: 10/23/2006 4:15:21 PM