Baltimore City Considers Earlier Curfew Plan

Meghan McCorkell, CBS Baltimore, September 10, 2013

Kids in Baltimore City may soon need to be home earlier at night. A new proposal is on the table for a stricter curfew in the city.


The current curfew for children in the city of Baltimore is midnight on weekends and 11 p.m. on weekdays. Now Councilman Brandon Scott has proposed legislation to make it earlier.

Young people tore into a 7-Eleven in upper Fells Point around midnight in February. City leaders are trying to stop teens involved in incidents like that.

“We don’t want kids to harm anyone [or] to be harmed themselves,” said Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.


Scott is proposing the city change its curfew to a tiered system based on age. Under the new proposal, children under the age of 14 would need to be home by 9 p.m. Teens between the ages of 14 and 16 would have to be off the streets by 10 p.m. on weeknights and 11 p.m. on weekends and during the summer.


Officials hope an earlier bedtime may mean a more productive day at school.

A curfew violation could cost a parent a $500 fine. That fine could be waived if the family completes counseling.



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  • I’m glad to know that nobody in Baltimore that’s 14 or older ever commits any violent crime.

  • D.B. Cooper

    It’s disparate impact!! Once Baltimore realizes that paying whites will keep their kids indoors, avoiding the fine, while the black families won’t pay the fines, expect things to go back to the way they were.

    • APaige

      Or disparate impact because most of the kids caught will be black.

    • Kerfews am rayciss en sheeit.

    • The fines will be automatically waived for welfare parasites because dey be po’.

      • me

        I would make the curfew for the Bantu, at every age, to be seven p.m. sharp! Of course, even with this lax curfew, there will be charges of ‘raaaycism’ when the lil’ ‘din’ do nuffins’ Bantu darlings get disproportionately picked up and fined.

  • [Guest]

    Curfews are another example of law-abiding citizens losing liberties in hopes of protecting themselves from black savagery.

    That is not the answer.

    • Skip Wellington

      Don’t you see?

      Disenfranchised youth – who previously rebelled against their oppressors – will now have no option available other than to do homework, read, sleep and spend their time more prudently.

      Win, win:
      Look for crime to drop precipitously, and test scores that rival Asians .

      No, really.

      • [Guest]

        Oh, okay. Now I understand.

        I knew there was a solution somewhere, and now we’ve found it. Great!

      • me

        LOL! They’ll be home reading, knitting, and making scale models of Notre Dame. These people really don’t get it, do they? “It’s genetics, stupid!” should be sent to the local city council.

  • Martel

    Most of those parents probably don’t know what curfew means.

    The dayz endz at elevenz?
    Ma clock be wrongz

    I have to confess that I don’t know how to speak ebonics and It makes me feel left out.

    • joesolargenius

      Just run your words together more and leave out some of the letters , smoking copious amounts of ganja or imbibing two quarts of old english will help facillitate this cultural transformation. I suspect that wearing your pants two sizes too big without a belt might help you get your mind in the right place , and if that dosen’t work then start hanging out at McDonalds but just don’t buy anything as they are discriminating against us big time.

      • Martel

        Thanks, I will mumble incomprehensibly(for white waycists) within a few months with these tips.

      • Non Humans

        And don’t forget a “Gnomesain” every three words, as well as a “Maaaing” and “Mafugga” thrown in every now and then.

        • joesolargenius

          I almost expect the word Gnomesain to start showing up in new dictionairies at Obamas library

  • Spartacus

    “Officials hope an earlier bedtime may mean a more productive day at school.”


    The officials had better be careful what they wish for, because groids understand “productivity” in a very different way than whites do .

    • APaige

      Just because they are not outside does not mean they will go to bed earlier. That is the liberal/minority mind-set. If these kids outside destroying property are forced by a fine and earlier curfew to be at home they will go to bed earlier and have a more productive day at school.

      • Wethepeople

        Yupp because iq, work ethic, forethought, life planning, etc., etc., etc. have nothing to do with productivity or schoolwork.


      • evilsandmich

        Yeah for a mob set on tearing apart a 7-11, I’m sure that holding to curfew ranks high on their list of to-dos.

  • Curfews won’t tame blacks “teens”.

    • D.B. Cooper

      Teens “youths”.

      • Yoofs.

        • LudwigvonDrake


          • Puggg

            Future nuclear scientists who fell in with the wrong crowd and are trying to turn their lives around.

  • tech

    And of course on the original article the stock photo is of white teens…

    • me

      Yes, Whites run amok! That’s why Baltimore is sinking under ‘diversity’, just like all those other ‘diverse’ places like Detroit, Chicago, Wash DC, etc. Even stock photos are anti-White.

  • 48224

    Like the parents are going to pay a fine……LOL, that’s a good one! Is the city going to take the bridge card/ EBT card as payment? Give me a break.

    • willbest

      I always thought fining poor people was stupid. Everybody gets a few days off a month. Find out when that is and put them to manual labor.

  • MBlanc46

    Mobs of black yoofs “tear up” stores, stealing merchandise and terrorizing employees and they’re going to obey a curfew?

  • [Guest]

    Whenever I hear calls for curfews, I think of Carter Strange (pictured below) of Columbia, South Carolina. After calling his parents on his cellphone to inform him that he was dashing home to meet their household curfew, he encountered eight black savages who beat him almost to death (and, of course, stole his cellphone). The city of Columbia responded by passing a curfew.

    The young white man was abiding by the curfew set by his parents. But can black savages such as Thyeem Henrey, one of the “youths” who attacked Carter Strange, be expected to take note of a curfew? Ridiculous!

  • [Guest]

    >>>A curfew violation could cost a parent a $500 fine.

    I can already hear the voices of Baltimore’s so-called civil-rights leaders uttering the phrase “disparate impact” in that inimitable ebonics slur.

  • Rusty Shackelford

    Funny, this story had lots of politically incorrect comments this morning. Lo and behold, they nixed the comments on the story.

    • me

      We can’t have the truth muddying up the Marxist rhetoric, don’t ya know….

  • Jesse James

    We had the solution to negro violence worked out already. It is called segregation.

    • me

      I prefer relocation back to Africa…

  • Whitetrashgang

    If there not in school then send them and their parents to a work camp till all fines are paid. Or pay off the fines by having to work at Mcdonalds or red lobster .Or maybe even better make them build their own section 8 housing, roads, and other infrastructure . Half of blacks are on welfare put them to work building their own communities.

    • me

      Because we can’t have overseers with whips and shotguns anymore, the project would be doomed to failure. The Bantu doesn’t lift a finger for doing anything productive. The Bantu male saves his energy for creating illegitimate children, gang banging, and committing crime. The Bantu female has fake nails that won’t even allow her to cradle her child, do housework, or wipe her own anus clean. And you expect these Bantus to lift a finger at paying fines for laws that they ignore? LOL! I think we’d be better off if we shipped them back to Africa, Haiti, and whatever hellhole they came from.

  • me