The National Guard deployment started Friday in Philadelphia. It comes days after waves of protests and looting in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr. on Monday. — Tribune Photo/Abdul R. Sulayman

The Kenney administration reimposed a curfew on Friday, four days after the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace Jr.

The curfew will be in effect between 9 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Saturday, the Kenney administration said in a released statement.

Protests and civil unrest, including looting, have continued since Monday when police fatally shot Wallace, a 27-year-old Black man who was wielding a knife, during a confrontation in West Philadelphia.

The National Guard was deployed in Philadelphia Friday. Gov. Tom Wolf authorized the deployment on Tuesday.

Since Monday, the city has arrested 212 individuals and issued 18 code violation notices, according to the Kenney administration. The city has reported 443 looting incidents, 22 ATM explosions during that time, and damage to 18 law enforcement vehicles.

Fifty-eight police officers have been injured, of which one remains hospitalized.

The Kenney administration put in place a citywide curfew on Wednesday but did not impose one on Thursday.

In a joint statement from Kenney, city District Attorney Larry Krasner, Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw and the Wallace family:

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