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Friday Curfew Issued For Those Under 18 In Newark

July 06, 2018 - 7:41 pm

NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- A Friday curfew has been issued for young people in Newark.

Kids under 18 must be within 100 yards of their homes unless they are with an adult Friday night, from 11 p.m. until 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

The summer curfew runs through Labor Day in Newark. It is an effort to safeguard minors during the summer.

Kids under 18 who violate the curfew will be brought to the nearest police station, where they will be released to a parent or guardian.

A second infraction will result in an arrest.