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Illegal Fireworks Special Enforcement

Post Date:06/06/2017 3:22 PM

BARSTOW POLICE DEPARTMENT

220 EAST MOUNTAIN VIEW

BARSTOW, CA 92311

(760) 256-2211

(760) 256-2215 (fax)

 

 

PRESS RELEASE

                                                                   

 

DATE:                                                June 6, 2017

                                                                                   

DATE AND TIME OF EVENT:      June 28, 2017 through July 5, 2017

                                                           

INCIDENT:                                       Illegal Fireworks Special Enforcement                            

 

LOCATION:                                      Incorporated City Limits of Barstow

 

SUMMARY:

The Barstow Police Department is conducting an illegal firework special enforcement detail from June 28, 2017 through July 5, 2017. Officers will be focusing on those individuals possessing or discharging illegal dangerous fireworks within the City. This enforcement action is part of our continuing effort to reduce the use and risks associated with discharging illegal fireworks in our community.

 

The Barstow Police Department reminds our citizens that:

 

  • The City of Barstow only permits Safe and Sane fireworks to be used within the City limits. Any firework that explodes, shoots into the air, or moves on the ground is illegal.

  

  • Safe and Sane fireworks can only be discharged between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 11:00 P.M., beginning Wednesday, June 28th through Wednesday July 5th

 

  • Safe and Sane fireworks can only be discharged on private property, located within the City limits of Barstow; not on sidewalks, streets, or public places.

 

  • Safe and Sane fireworks cannot be discharged by anyone under the age of 18 unless supervised by an adult.

 

 

 

Albert Ramirez Jr.

Chief of Police

 

By:

Andrew Espinoza Jr.

Captain
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