Do You Know About Texarkana’s Curfew for Kids & Teens in the Summer?
Did you know that during the summer juvenile crime goes up? Teens especially can get bored when school is out, but that doesn't mean kids and teens can be out all hours of the night. Why? Because there is a summer curfew in Texarkana, actually it is a year-round curfew.
Curfew Times in Texarkana Texas & Arkansas
In Texarkana Arkansas and Texarkana Texas, according to the city ordinances, the curfew is anyone under the age of 18 on the Texas side and under the age of 17 on the Arkansas side that is not accompanied by a parent or an adult 21 years of age or older and authorized by the parent is:
Monday through Friday 11 PM to 6 AM and Saturdays and Sundays from 12 AM to 6 AM In Texarkana Arkansas you could get a fine for $145 or three days of community service. In Texarkana Texas, the fine could be up to $500!
Curfew in Wake Village
In Wake Village, the curfew is for kids 17 and under from 10 PM to 6 AM. Last summer police reminded residents that if their child was out after curfew that the parent would be called to pick them up at the police station. There could be a fine issued up to $500. The juvenile could also be required to perform community service.
Is There a Curfew During The Day?
The night curfew is year-round, but during the school year, there is a curfew Monday through Friday from 9 AM-2:30 PM when they should be in school.
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