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Suffolk Police Warn Of Illegal Fireworks Dangers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County police say fireworks are not only illegal to set off in your backyard, they’re also very dangerous.

As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, we hear about this every year: someone loses a finger or suffers severe burns because they were setting off illegal fireworks in the backyards of homes. 150 more words


Police, Fire Crack Down On Illegal Fireworks Over 4th

DENVER (CBS4)– Police officers and firefighters are teaming up to patrol the streets for illegal fireworks over the 4th of July holiday weekend.

They’ll start in neighborhoods where fireworks are a known problem. 172 more words




Darkness over in the Valley,

Private fireworks  start a tally…

Explosions o’er there,

Few in the air,

None  seen from the sally. 30 more words

A Caswell Limerick Poem!

Barnstable Police Seize $7,000 Worth Of Illegal Fireworks In Hyannis

HYANNIS (CBS) — Barnstable police say a 24-year-old Marston Mills woman was in illegal possession of fireworks estimated to be worth more than $7,000 in Hyannis. 123 more words


More Than 1K Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks Seized In East LA; 2 Arrested

EAST LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Deputies Friday announced the arrest of two men suspected of possessing more than 1,000 pounds of illegal fireworks.

Around 11:30 p.m. 162 more words


Chicagoan Caught Selling Illegal Fireworks, Including 'Threat To Society' Brand: Sheriff

(STMW) — A Chicago man was arrested and more than 1,900 pounds of fireworks were seized after authorities claimed he was selling them illegally.

Vincent Saraceno, 36, was arrested Thursday morning after deputies found him selling the fireworks from a tent in a parking lot in the 900 block of West North Avenue in Melrose Park, according to the Cook County sheriff’s department. 114 more words


Police Seize Huge Cache Of Illegal Fireworks In Oakland; 2 Arrested

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Police recovered more than $50,000 in illegal fireworks in a raid on an East Oakland home Thursday morning and arrested two suspected fireworks dealers, police said. 336 more words