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New York General City Law Article 6 - POLICE MATRONS
90 - Police Station Houses for the Detention of Women; How Designated.
The mayor of every city containing a population of twenty-five thousand shall and the mayor of every other city when authorized by a resolution of...
93 - When Police Matrons to Reside At Station Houses.
When only one police matron is attached to a police station, she shall reside there, or within a reasonable distance therefrom, and shall hold herself...
94 - Women Under Arrest to Have Separate Accommodations.
It shall be the duty of the boards of commissioners of police in every city, or if there be no board of police, then of...
95 - Proceeding in Case of Arrest of Women.
Whenever a woman is arrested and taken to a police station, to which a matron is attached, it shall be the duty of the officer...
96 - Woman Defined.
The term "woman" as used in this article shall not include any female either actually or apparently under the age sixteen years, whose care is...
97 - Appropriations Under Article, How Made.
The proper local authorities of each city in which a police matron has been appointed shall appropriate annually such sum as may be needed for...
Last modified: February 3, 2019