Illegal Fireworks Special Enforcement
BARSTOW POLICE DEPARTMENT
220 EAST MOUNTAIN VIEW
BARSTOW, CA 92311
(760) 256-2215 (fax)
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
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
Andrew Espinoza Jr.Captain