LAGUNA BEACH (AP) — Skateboarders in Laguna Beach guilty of committing ollies, grinds and kick-flips with no helmet may now find themselves with no board either.
The City Council voted Tuesday night to pass an ordinance allowing police to confiscate the boards of those caught riding without helmets.READ MORE: Strike Averted: IATSE And AMPTP Have 'Basic Contract' Agreement, Per Officials With The Theatrical Stage Employees Union
First time offenders would lose their wheels for a week, repeat offenders for up to a month.
State law requires helmets for skaters under 18, but the ordinance applies to all ages.READ MORE: Taylor's Blunder, Other Missed Chances Put LA In NLCS Hole
The Orange County Register reports the measure passed the City Council with a 4-1 vote.
The lone dissenter Councilman Kelly Boyd, said the ordinance required police to become babysitters.MORE NEWS: Karen Bass Officially Kicks Off Her Run For Mayor Of Los Angeles At Saturday Event
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