Sanford officials have announced a nightly curfew this weekend 6/5/20 - 6/8/20.
Sanford officials have announced a nightly curfew this weekend Friday-Sunday, 10 pm till 6 am through Monday morning in response to the death of George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis police. At those times people must be off the streets but essential travel will be permitted. There will be a demonstration held in Gowen Park at 1 pm Saturday. Sanford Police Chief Thomas Connolly says they have heard rumors that some individuals unrelated to the protest group are traveling to Sanford from other states and may use this event to commit acts of violence and damage to public and private property.