§ 132.05  CURFEW.
   (A)   (1)   Cities of the Fourth Class, Winfield being such, shall have the authority under RSMo. §§ 71.010, 302.020 and 302.060 to enact a curfew for minors.
      (2)   No minor under the age of 18 years shall be in the streets, or any commercial place of amusement and entertainment or any unsupervised place between the hours of 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 5:00 a.m. the following day, official city time; provided, however, that, the provisions of this section shall not apply to a minor accompanied by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having care and custody of the minor or minors.
   (B)   No parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of a minor under the age of 18 years shall knowingly permit the minor to be in or on, or be driving in or on any street or park, or to be in any commercial place of amusement and establishment, or any unsupervised place between the hours of 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 5:00 a.m. of the following day; provided, however, that, the provisions of this section shall not apply when the parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of the minor or minors has sent the minor or minors on an emergency errand or legitimate business.
   (C)   Any police officer finding a minor violating the provisions of division (A)(2) above shall warn the minor to desist immediately from the violation and shall promptly report the violation in writing to the parent, guardian or person having the care and custody of the minor or minors and setting forth the manner in which division (A)(2) above has been violated.
   (D)   This section does not apply to a minor who is:
      (1)   Accompanied by the minor’s parent or guardian;
      (2)   On an errand at the direction of the minor’s parent or guardian, without any detour or stop;
      (3)   In a motor vehicle involved in interstate travel;
      (4)   Engaged in an employment activity, or going to or returning home from an employment activity, without any detour or stop;
      (5)   Involved in an emergency;
      (6)   On the sidewalk abutting the minor’s residence or abutting the residence of a next-door neighbor if the neighbor did not complain to the Police Department about the minor’s presence;
      (7)   Attending an official school, religious or other recreational activity supervised by adults and sponsored by the city, a civic organization, or another similar entity that takes responsibility for the minor, or going to or returning home from, without any detour or stop, an official school, religious or other recreational activity supervised by adults and sponsored by the city, a civic organization or another similar entity that takes responsibility for the minor;
      (8)   Exercising First Amendment rights protected by the United States Constitution, such as the free exercise of religion, freedom of speech and the right of assembly; or
      (9)   Married or had been married or had disabilities of minority removed in accordance with state law.
(2003 Code, § 132.05)  (Ord. 07094, passed 7-9-2002)  Penalty, see § 132.99