Section 5-27 Animal control officer.


    It shall be the duty of all duly appointed animal control officers to enforce the provisions and carry out the duties prescribed by this chapter. Animal control officers shall have the powers of police officers insofar as may be reasonably necessary in carrying out the duties and functions of this chapter.

(Code 1964, § 5.020; Ord. No. 11910, § 1, 6-6-88)