The City of Stevens Point has recently changed their curfew ordinance to more closely mirror Portage County and Plover's curfew ordinances, and Police Officers and Deputies in Portage County will be paying more attention to under age children who are out past their curfew time.
Children under the age of 17 cannot be out away from home without a parent or adult supervision between 11:00 pm and 5:00 am in these municipalities.
Parents of children violating the curfew ordinance can be cited if they knowingly permit or, by inefficient control, allow their under-age child to violate the curfew ordinance.
Children violating the Curfew ordinance can receive a fine of $50, and the parent or guardian could receive a citation and fine between $113.80 and $249.
A Sex Offender will be released in Stevens Point on May 7, 2019. The sex offender in the attached bulletin, Jeremy M. Smith, has been convicted of 2nd Degree Sexual Assault and Tampering with a GPS Tracking Device. He is NOT wanted by the Police. Read More