Section 9-42 Unlawful boarding, tampering with emergency equipment.


    It shall be unlawful for any person, without proper authorization from the fire official in charge of fire department emergency equipment, to cling to, attach himself to, climb upon or into, board or swing upon any fire department emergency vehicle, whether the same is in motion or at rest, or sound the siren, horn, bell or other sound-producing device thereon, or to manipulate or tamper with, or attempt to manipulate or tamper with any levers, valves, switches, starting devices, brakes, pumps, or any equipment or protective clothing on, or a part of, any fire department emergency vehicle.

(Code 1964, § 9.1585)