PUBLIC PROPERTY PROTECTION ACT - 1977 (SMCD 140)

    Section - 1 - Deliberate Dissipation, Loss or Damage.

    (1) Any person who intentionally dissipates public funds shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to imprisonment not exceeding ten years without the option of a fine.

    (2) Any person who intentionally misapplies or causes loss of or damage to public property shall be guilty of an offence and liable on conviction to imprisonment not exceeding five years or to a fine not exceeding c10,000.00 or to both.