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(A) Members of the Police Department shall be responsible for the good care of department property, whether fixed or movable, assigned to their use or keeping, and shall promptly report to their commanding officers the loss or damage to, or unserviceable condition of such property. Roughness or carelessness in the handling of such property or in the operation of patrol cars will not be tolerated and will be made the subject of charges by superior officers who will be responsible for the strict enforcement of this rule.
(B) Any member found guilty of damage to, or destruction of, city property, either through willfulness or negligence, shall be required to pay all costs of repairs or replacements thereto beside suffering any penalty for the violation of this section.
(1976 Code, App. F, § 14)
Disciplinary action, see § 22.454