It’s 10 pm and Officer Ronald is set and ready to do his routine ‘curfew sweep.’ “This is going to be a long night,” he exclaimed.
In the United States, every state has laws on juvenile curfews. This is basically prohibiting teenagers from roaming and staying out from their home premises from 10 PM till sunrise. The basic notion of implementing curfew laws is on the premise that teenagers are prevented from doing or engaging in illicit actions that include criminal behaviors and to prevent themselves from committing self-harm, and harm to others. Criminal behaviors among youths are usually associated with substance or alcohol abuse, and in such cases, requires more than just parental reprimands and getting addiction help is a definite course to take.