Chapter 16 OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS*
Section 16-255 Possession of drug paraphernalia.
(a) It shall be unlawful for any person to possess drug paraphernalia. Any person
of violating the provisions of this section shall be deemed guilty of a class A misdemeanor.
(b) For purposes of this section, "drug paraphernalia" means any object
which has been used
for or is intended for use in inhaling, injecting, ingesting or otherwise introducing into the human
body a controlled substance as defined by the statutes of the State of Missouri. In determining
whether an object is drug paraphernalia, a court should consider, in addition to other logically
relevant factors, the proximity of the object to a controlled substance and the existence of any
residue of a controlled substance found on or in the object.
(Ord. No. 14658, § 1, 10-2-95)