§ 16-7.  Interference or concealment.
A.
Interference. It shall be unlawful for any person to interfere with, hinder, molest, resist or obstruct
any employee or agent of the Department in the performance of any duty authorized by law or
ordinance, or to seek to release any domestic animal in the custody of such employees or agents
(including from traps, cages, or other enclosures) except as specifically provided or authorized by
the Department.
B.
Concealment of dogs and cats. It shall be unlawful for any person to conceal, for the purpose of
evading the rabies vaccination or dangerous dog/ potentially dangerous dog requirement of the
law, any unlicensed (if licensing requirement adopted) or unvaccinated dog or cat from any
employee or agent of the Department. 
C.
Filing false reports. It shall be unlawful for any person to file a false report with the department of
animal control, or to provide false information to an officer involving any investigation of any
reported violation of this article. Any person found violating this provision shall be guilty of a
Class 3 misdemeanor and shall be fined not more than $500.
D.
Frivolous or unfounded complaints. It shall be unlawful for any person to repeatedly file frivolous
or unfounded complaints with the department of animal control in order to intimidate or harass
any member of such department or any animal owner, or to otherwise hinder or interfere with any
function of the department of animal control. Any person found violating this provision shall be
guilty of a Class 3 misdemeanor and shall be fined not more than $500.