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Miami Beach Imposes Curfew After Deadly Shootings During Spring Break

HeadlineMar 20, 2023

In Florida, the city of Miami Beach declared a state of emergency, imposing an overnight curfew Sunday after two fatal shootings this weekend and “excessively large and unruly crowds” during spring break. Officials are meeting today to consider enforcing the measures again from Thursday to next Monday. Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber said, “the overwhelming volume of visitors, a few that come with bad intentions in the presence of guns creates a wholly intolerable situation.”

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