Chapter 9.07
OFFENSES AGAINST PROPERTY

Sections:

9.07.010    Damage, theft, abandonment, or improper use of an electronic home detention or monitoring device.

9.07.020    Making or having vehicle prowl or vehicle theft tools.

9.07.030    Interference with property.

9.07.040    Vehicle trespass.

9.07.010 Damage, theft, abandonment, or improper use of an electronic home detention or monitoring device.

A.    A person is guilty of damage, theft, abandonment, or improper use of an electronic home detention or monitoring device if:

1.    The person intentionally causes damage to any component of the electronic home detention or monitoring device; or

2.    The person exerts unauthorized control over an electronic home detention or monitoring device; or

3.    The person abandons the electronic home detention or monitoring device; or

4.    The person fails to return the electronic home detention or monitoring device to the Bothell police department or its lawful owner within 24 hours of interrupting or terminating the proper use of the device.

B.    For the purposes of this section, the term “damage” shall have the same meaning as “damages” as that term is defined in RCW 9A.48.010.

C.    For the purposes of this section, the phrase “exerts unauthorized control” shall be defined as it is in RCW 9A.56.010.

D.    A person who violates this section shall be guilty of a gross misdemeanor. (Ord. 1911 § 2, 2003).

9.07.020 Making or having vehicle prowl or vehicle theft tools.

A.    Every person who shall make or mend, or cause to be made or mended, or have in his or her possession any engine, machine, tool, false key, master key, adapted or altered key, pick lock, bit, nippers, dent remover, or implement, adapted, designed, or commonly used for the commission of vehicle prowl or vehicle theft under circumstances evidencing an intent to use or employ, or allow the same to be used or employed in the commission of a vehicle prowl or vehicle theft or knowing that the same is or was intended to be so used, shall be guilty of making or having vehicle prowl or vehicle theft tools.

B.    Making or having vehicle prowl or vehicle theft tools is a gross misdemeanor. (Ord. 1911 § 2, 2003).

9.07.030 Interference with property.

A.    A person commits the offense of interference with property if, having no right to do so nor reasonable ground to believe he or she has such a right, he or she intentionally tampers or interferes with the property of another; or if a person places a foreign substance, including, but not limited to, food products, bodily fluids, or trash, upon the property of another causing the necessity of the investment of time or money for cleaning or to return the property to its former appearance.

B.    Interference with property is a misdemeanor, and may be punished by a fine not to exceed $1,000. (Ord. 1911 § 2, 2003).

9.07.040 Vehicle trespass.

A.    A person commits the crime of vehicle trespass if, having no right or permission to do so nor reasonable grounds to believe he or she has such a right, he or she enters or remains in a vehicle belonging to another.

B.    Vehicle trespass is a misdemeanor, and may be punished by a fine not to exceed $1,000. (Ord. 1911 § 2, 2003).