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A curfew is a government order specifying a time during which certain regulations apply. Typically, curfews order all people affected by them to not be in public places or on roads within a certain time frame, typically in the evening and nighttime hours. Curfews are most often used to regulate young people. Such an order may be issued by public authorities but also by the owner of a house to those living in the household. For instance, an au pair was typically given a curfew, which regulates when they must return to the host family's home in the evening.
Curfews were a common element of control used in martial law, though curfews can also be implemented for public safety in the event of a disaster, pandemic, or crisis.

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  1. Waylea

    VIC After a property raid with search warrant. Can police commence another using same search warrant?

    After police have executed a raid with search warrant, occupant received charge and court date. Can the police acted on another search using same warrant?? Also what are the reasons for placing curfew on the occupant? Please and thankyou in advance