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Hawthorne Police Department, CA
Thursday June 25th, 2015 :: 08:38 a.m. PDT


4th of July Safety Information

• The City of Hawthorne will not tolerate the use of illegal fireworks.

• If the device you possess or are thinking of lighting does
not have a State of California Registered Seal, it is illegal.

• If you take the chance of selling, distributing or igniting an
illegal firework this season, you risk the chance of being cited
and/or arrested.

• A special task force will be out this year taking a zero tolerance
approach to all enforcement.

• In addition to court fines and booking fees, the City of Hawthorne
will seek financial restitution from all violators that are cited or

• Please don’t become one of this year’s statistics.

• Watch for illegal or dangerous firework activity.

• “Safe and Sane” fireworks can only be used on July 4th between
the hours of noon and 10:00pm per Hawthorne Municipal Code

• A violation of this code will result in a $100.00 fine.

• Report illegal firework activity to the Hawthorne Police
Department at: 310-675-4444

Hawthorne Police Department, CA
12501 S. Hawthorne Blvd
Hawthorne, CA 90250

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 310-349-2700

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