Chapter 9 FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION*
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)