Columbus Mayor issues state of emergency order declaring indefinite 10 p.m. curfew

Local News

NBC4 Jobs

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The City of Columbus has released the executive order signed by Mayor Andrew Ginther placing the city on a 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew indefinitely in response to violence during protests in the city.

The order signed is a continuation of the curfew that was put into place Saturday and Sunday nights.

Anyone outside without authorization during this time can be arrested.

Exemptions from the curfew include:

  • Law enforcement, fire, and medical personnel
  • Members of the news media
  • Individuals traveling directly to and from work
  • Individuals seeking care, fleeing dangerous circumstances, or experiencing homelessness

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

NBC4 Jobs

Today's Central OH Forecast

More Forecast

Don't Miss


Storm Team 4 on Alexa