The listed Urinating in Public charge below is an offense prosecuted in Baton Rouge City Court. It is a misdemeanor offense. Felonies are prosecuted in District Court. Mr. Barkemeyer is skilled and experienced at handling misdemeanors is Baton Rouge City Court. Contact him at (225) 964-6720 if you or someone you know has a criminal charge in City Court.
It shall be unlawful for any person to urinate on the streets, in the gutters, on the sidewalks, or in alleys, driveways, or other places near the streets, alleys, sidewalks, or other places of public resort.
Whoever commits the crime of urinating in public places shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars ($500.00) or imprisoned for not more than six (6) months, or both.
(City Code 1951, Title 13, § 42; Parish Code 1962, Title 13, § 153)