Chapter 78 – Curfew

Chapter 78–Curfew

 

78.010.    Policy.

 

  1. It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of seventeen years of age to be or remain upon any street or alley or other public places in the City of Holden, Missouri, between (ORD. # 7-87) 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m., unless:

 

  1. Such person is accompanied by a parent or guardian, or other (ORD. # 7-78) adult having custody of such person under the age of seventeen years, or

 

  1. Unless in the performance of duty directed by such parent or guardian or other (ORD. # 7-87) adult having custody, or

 

  1. Unless such person is in lawful employment making it necessary to be in such places between such hours, or

 

  1. Unless such person is either entering said City and is proceeding on the most direct route to his or her residence or the dwelling where he or she is to spend the remainder of that night, or

 

  1. Unless said person has left a non-public place within said City and is proceeding on the most direct route to his or her residence or the dwelling where he or she is to spend the remainder of that night.

 

  1. The provisions relating to “general penalty”,

“responsibility” and “every day a violation” of Chapter 13 of this Code shall apply with the same effect to violations of this Chapter.