Sec. 23-57. - Loaded firearms; when prohibited.permanent link to this piece of content
No person shall knowingly possess on his person or shall possess within his control a loaded firearm:
On a public street, thoroughfare, or other public property except as provided in subsection (b) hereof;
On private property without the consent of the owner of the private property or person lawfully in charge thereof.
Paragraph (1) of subsection (a) shall not apply if the firearm is a sidearm and the person in possession thereof has been issued a permit under state law, and the permit explicitly, or the showing made to gain the permit by implication, indicates that the permitting authority contemplated that the permittee be allowed to carry a loaded sidearm on the streets and in public places as when, for example, a permit is issued to an armored car guard.
(Ord. No. 2455, § 5; Ord. No. 2980, § 14)