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Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Park Police

Clark County Code Related to Parks and Park Facilities

Below is a selection of regulations to be aware of related to use of Clark County parks and park facilities.

Clark County Code 19.04.060, Establishment, posting of rules and regulations. 

 Off Road Travel

No motor vehicles are permitted off of roadways or parking lots. Bicycle and moped operators will adhere to all motor vehicle regulations. 

 Park Hours

Park hours are from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Any person (except Law Enforcement) found in a county park after closing is subject to a citation or arrest.

 Unlawful Camping

Overnight camping in a county park is prohibited. Park hours are 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

 Prohibited Drinking

Consumption of alcoholic beverages is strictly prohibited, except in designated picnic areas. It is prohibited to consume alcohol in parking lots, on roadways, in swimming pools, athletic fields, and at youth events. Glass bottles are also prohibited.

 Overnight Parking Prohibited

Any vehicle left overnight in any county park is subject to a citation and may be towed.

 Possession of Bludgeoning Device

It is unlawful, within the unincorporated area of Clark County, for any person, except a peace officer, to carry or possess any mace, numb-chuck, truncheon or other bludgeoning weapon or device capable of inflicting grievous bodily harm, without first having received written permission to possess the same from the sheriff. (Misdemeanor)

 Clark County Code 12.29.020

 Prohibited Conduct at Athletic Events

It is unlawful for an attendee of an athletic event, within the unincorporated areas of Clark County, to engage or attempt to engage in any of the following acts:
  1. Interfere with, disrupt or interrupt an athletic event;
  2. Throw or propel any article, including cups, bottles, ice, glass or receptacles at participants or officials who are conducting the athletic event;
  3. Discharge any firework or firecracker on the premises of the athletic event;
  4. To enter the area of the athletic event while it is in progress;
  5. To engage in any physical altercation with participants, officials during or after the event;
  6. To injure any person or injure or destroy any property where an athletic event is held;
  7. To possess or drink any alcohol at an event, parking lots, or field areas.

Clark County Code 12.32.020
 Vagrancy: Unlawful Acts It is unlawful for any person to loiter in or about any toilet open to the public for the purposes of engaging in or soliciting any lewd or lascivious or unlawful act, or to sleep on any street or public ground (park).