Forty eight hour curfews have been imposed on sections of the St. Catherine South Police Division.
The curfews took effect at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 23 and will remain in effect until 6:00 p.m. Friday, February 25.
The boundaries of the curfew on Rat Town, Waterford are north along a gully from Shenton Avenue to the Western boundary; south along a dirt track from the Western boundary to Shenton Avenue; east along Shenton Avenue from the dirt track to the gully and west along an imaginary line from the gully to the dirt track.
The boundaries of the curfew on Big Lane, Central Village are north along an imaginary line from Big Lane to the New testament Church of God; south along the Rio Cobre bank from Big Lane to an imaginary line leading from the New Testament Church of God to the river; east along Big Lane from the imaginary line leading from the New Testament Church of God to the Rio Cobre bank and west along an imaginary line from the New Testament Church of God to the Rio Cobre.
During the hours of the curfew, all persons within the boundaries are required to remain within their premises unless otherwise authorized in writing by a member of the security forces, who is in charge of enforcing the curfew.