A curfew is now in effect in the Kingston Western Police Division.

The curfew began at 6 p.m. on Sunday, and will remain in effect until 6 p.m. tomorrow, January 18.

The boundaries of the curfew encompass Race Course Lane, Williams Street, Upper Rose Lane and Little King Street.

During the hours of the curfew, all persons within its boundaries are required to remain within their premises unless otherwise authorized in writing by the ground commander.