It is hereby declared to be the policy of the city that recovery of expenses incurred by the Fire Department shall be the responsibility of the persons which result in the Department's response. The persons responsible for the response shall be liable if, in the judgment of the court, the individual negligently operated a motor vehicle, boat OHRV, or aircraft, while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage or controlled substance; takes another person hostage, or threatens to harm self or another; or recklessly or intentionally creates a situation requiring a response from the Fire Department.
(Ord. passed 2-7-95)