Because of recent events during the overnight hours throughout the city; The Police Department is reminding residence of the Curfew Ordinance.

City Code

Chapter XI: Public Offenses

Article 2 Local Regulations

11-208

CURFEW; PENALTY

(a) It shall be unlawful for any minor 18 years or younger to loiter, ramble, play or frequent the streets or other places in this city after the hour of 10:30 p.m. and before 7:00 a.m. on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays, and after the hour of 12:00a.m. and before 7:00 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays hereafter unless such minor is accompanied by parent, guardian or other person having legal custody of such minor or is in the performance of an errand or duty directed by such parent, guardian or legal custodian, whose employment makes it necessary to be upon the streets or other public places during the night or after the specified hours.

(b) It is hereby made unlawful for any parent, guardian or other person having the legal custody of any person 18 years or younger to allow or permit the minor to loiter or frequent the streets or other public places of this city within the time prohibited in this section.

(c) Any person found guilty of violating any of the provisions of this section shall be deemed guilty of a violation of this code and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $100.00 or confinement in the city jail not to exceed 30 days (Ord. 860, Secs1:3)