The curfew that was first implemented by the cities of Charleston and North Charleston will now be implemented countywide. Charleston County officials released this statement: After speaking with local officials and community leaders, Charleston County Council has issued a countywide curfew for tonight beginning at 6:00 pm until 6:00 am. County Council Chairman Elliott Summey is asking citizens to peacefully protest and calls for an end to the property destruction witnessed last night. According to officials, the only exception is for individuals leaving home for work.