407.01  INSPECTION OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND DOCUMENTATION FOR THE SAME.
   For the purpose of locating stolen motor vehicles, the Chief of Police or his or her authorized representative may inspect any motor vehicle situated in the City or in any public garage, community garage, storage garage, service garage, repair shop, parking lot, auto sales lot, vehicle leasing or rental lot, motor vehicle salvage facility, scrap metal processing facility, auto wrecking yard, junk yard or other similar establishment, and may inspect the title, resignation, vehicle identification number or license plates of the vehicle in order to establish the rightful ownership or possession of the vehicle and, for such purposes, may enter upon lands as necessary to gain access to such motor vehicles.
(Ord. 76-1984.  Passed 10-8-84.)