Minor Curfew

Curfew for Minors

The Benbrook City Council has adopted an ordinance establishing a curfew for minors. The ordinance restricts the hours an individual under the age of seventeen can be in a public place. The restricted hours are from 11:00 p.m. on any Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday until 6:00 a.m. of the following day and 12:01 a.m. until 6:00 a.m. on any Saturday or Sunday.

State law requires a review of municipal curfew ordinances every three years to determine if the ordinance should be abolished, continued or modified. City Council adopted Ordinance No. 1387 on September 3, 2015.