Thursday, August 27, 2015

Notice to all pretend sheriffs in Victoria



According to law, as stated in the current listing of Victorian Acts, under the SHERIFF ACT 2009 - SECTION 51 states:

Offence to impersonate sheriff, deputy sheriff, sheriff's officer or justice employee
 
A person must not impersonate the sheriff, the deputy sheriff, a sheriff's officer or an appropriately trained justice employee.

Penalty:     6 months imprisonment.

ref:  http://www5.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/vic/consol_act/sa200985/s51.html
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It's a bit of a bugger if you're not really a sheriff isn't it ??? !!! ???

Note: The actual validity of law (read the Act) or any other Acts is put aside.

2 comments:

Phillip Kahle said...

Are most Sheriff Officers of the single Sheriff Brendan Facey?

Alexander Reid said...

The law will not stop them fining you for riding a push bike in the city without a helmet.