§ 2.64.070  PENALTIES.
   A.   A person who intentionally violates any provision of § 2.64.030 of this Ordinance may be punished by a term of incarceration in a penal institution other than a penitentiary for a period of not more than 364 days, and may be fined in an amount not to exceed $2,500.
   B.   A person who intentionally violates any provision of § 2.64.040 of this Ordinance is subject to a fine in an amount of not less than $1,001 and not more than $5,000.
   C.   Any person who intentionally makes a false report alleging a violation of any provision of this Ordinance to the local enforcement authorities, the State’s Attorney or any other law enforcement official may be punished by a term of incarceration in a penal institution other than a penitentiary for a period of not more than 364 days, and may be fined in an amount not to exceed $2,500.
   D.   A violation of § 2.64.030 of this Ordinance shall be prosecuted as a criminal offense by the McHenry County State’s Attorney by filing in the circuit court an information, or sworn complaint, charging such offense. The prosecution shall be under and conform to the rules of criminal procedure. Conviction shall require the establishment of the guilt of the defendant beyond a reasonable doubt. A violation of § 2.64.040 of this Ordinance may be prosecuted as a quasi-criminal offense by the McHenry County State’s Attorney.
   E.   In addition to any other penalty that may be applicable, whether criminal or civil, an officer or employee who intentionally violates any provision of §§ 2.64.030 or 2.64.040 of this Ordinance is subject to discipline or discharge.
(Ord. O-201205-12-027, § 7, passed 5-15-2012)