187 Penalties for contravention of stop notice
187 Penalties for contravention of stop notice

[(1)     If any person contravenes a stop notice after a site notice has been displayed or the stop notice has been served on him he shall be guilty of an offence.

(1A)     An offence under this section may be charged by reference to any day or longer period of time and a person may be convicted of a second or subsequent offence under this section by reference to any period of time following the preceding conviction for such an offence.

(1B)     References in this section to contravening a stop notice include causing or permitting its contravention.

(2)     A person guilty of an offence under this section shall be liable [on summary conviction, or on conviction on indictment, to a fine].