Sadsbury Township Police Department

Curfew Ordinance

Sadsbury Township Curfew Ordinance

Chapter 59 of the Sadsbury Township Ordinances sets the guideline for children/minors to be in public areas and/or establishments.

It is important to understand the guidelines set out for the conduct and safety of the children in Sadsbury Township.

Curfew Hours for “young minors” (Under the age of sixteen [16])

9:15 PM on school nights

10:15 PM on non-school nights

Curfew hours for “mature minors” (Between the ages of sixteen [16] and eighteen [18])

11:00 PM on school nights

12:00 AM on non-school nights

Section 59-2 outlines Prohibited Conduct.

The following summarizes the acts deemed as violations of this chapter:

  1. It shall be unlawful for any minor to be or remain in or upon the roads, parks, public places, or public ways or in/upon any privately owned place of business carried on for profit or in a place of amusement or entertainment to which the public is invited within Sadsbury Township during curfew hours.
  2. It shall be unlawful for any parent to permit any minor…to violate the provisions of Subsection A.
  3. It shall be unlawful for any proprietor to permit within his establishment any minor…to violate the provisions of Subsection A.

A complete copy of the Ordinance is available at the Sadsbury Township Municipal Office, 2920 Lincoln Highway, Sadsburyville, PA