The Los Angeles Fire Department reminds you that ALL FIREWORKS, even the so-called “safe and sane” variety are ILLEGAL in the City of Los Angeles. Those who use, possess or merely transport ANY type of fireworks are subject to severe penalty.
Fireworks within the City of Los Angeles are a violation of Municipal Code 57.55.01A, or Section 12677 of the Health and Safety Code.
WHY TAKE THE RISK?
Going to a professional fireworks show is truly the safest way to celebrate the 4th of July.
Check out www.safejuly4th.org/fw/fwshows.htm after June 26 for 2013 for fireworks show information. NOTE: The Los Angeles Fire Department does not sponsor any of the shows listed.
Though the information listed above is sponsored by The Los Angeles Fire Department, The Los Angeles County Fire Department and The Children’s Burn Foundation. All rights reserved.
Fire investigators and police officers will be out in full force this year.
Violators risk serious fines, confiscation of fireworks, and jail time.
By obeying the LAW, you not only protect yourself, but also your children and your property.