Sec. 31-8.1. Wearing of same or similar uniforms or badges by other than police officers.
(a) When an official uniform and insignia have been adopted by the chief of police no security guard, private investigator or detective, conservator of the peace, special police officer or other person in the city, shall wear the uniform, badge or patch used by the police department or any uniform of similar appearance or bearing an insignia or markings similar to a police officer’s uniform. The chief of police shall approve the uniforms, badges and patches worn by or issued to security guards, private investigators or detectives, conservators of the peace or special police officers prior to the wearing of such uniforms, badges and patches in the city.
(b) Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor. (Ord. No. O-01-125, 6-26-01)
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