503.01  CIVIL OFFENSE
   A “civil offense” means an offense against the City of Oxford set forth in the Oxford Codified Ordinances madesubject to a civil fine by this Chapter.  Charging a person with a civil offenseis an alternative to criminal prosecution.  A person may not be charged with a civil offense if that person has been charged with a misdemeanor for the same offense.  A person charged with a civil offense may not be arrested for the commission of the offense.
(Ord. 2725.  Passed 6-26-01.)