As a general rule, a firework classified as dangerous in the Health and Safety Code and that is illegal in California is on that either:
If you know of someone who has illegal or dangerous fireworks, please call us at (831) 884-1210.
Dangerous fireworks may also:
Under Section 12700 of the California Health and Safety Code, any person who violates any provision of the State Fireworks Law or regulations is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by:
If a person is in possession of illegal fireworks, all fireworks will be confiscated. A person possessing or using certain types of fireworks such as an M-80, M-100, or M-1000, or using fireworks to make explosive devices may be charged with a felony.
Any property owner that allows the willful possession, sale, or discharge of illegal or dangerous fireworks shall be held responsible and is subject to a citation resulting in a fine, imprisonment, or both.