Rockford curfew limits teen late-night hours

Jun 25, 2012

Teens out late in public in Rockford may be subject to the city's curfew law if they are not working or in the company of an approved adult, according to the Rockford Police Department.

No minor under 17 years of age can be out and about in public within the city after midnight Friday and Saturday until 6 a.m. the following morning. The curfew start is moved back to 11 p.m.  Sunday through Thursday, running to 6 a.m. the following day

Exceptions are allowed if the teen is accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or other 21-year-old approved companion or if the teen is  engaged in some lawful occupation.