Police get new tools to fight code violations: $100 fines
Written by Jesse Scheckner on September 17, 2019
Miami-Dade police now may write tickets when dealing with many misdemeanors where before they could only give a warning or make an arrest.
County lawmakers this month OK’d an ordinance change to allow law enforcement to issue civil citations for 41 code violations, as well as terms by which police departments of cities and schools can opt into doing the same.
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