LAPD Fireworks Calls Skyrocket For Fourth Of July; COVID Quarantine 'Definitely Had An Impact' Police say calls for service related to Independence Day fireworks nearly doubled in 2020.
SoCal Experienced Worst Air Quality In A Decade Over July 4th WeekendThe highest concentrations of particulate matter were detected in Central Los Angeles, North Hollywood and Anaheim.
28 Tons Of Illegal Fireworks Seized By San Bernardino Police, County FireMore than 28 tons of illegal fireworks were seized by San Bernardino police and county fire officials in the weeks leading up to the Fourth of July.
'I Lost Everything': Illegal 4th Of July Fireworks Display Destroys 8 Northridge ApartmentsFive people were treated for injuries, three of whom were taken to the hospital.
Los Angeles Police Report Over 1,000 Complaints Of Illegal Fireworks, Warn Against Non-Emergency 911 CallsAcross Los Angeles on Saturday night, there were scenes of illegal fireworks throughout the city in celebration of the Fourth of July.
Father, Son Arrested For Allegedly Igniting Pasadena Garage Fire With Illegal FireworksA 45-year-old man and his 13-year-old son were arrested on Friday and cited for allegedly igniting a garage fire at a Pasadena home with illegal fireworks.
Hundreds Of Illegal Fireworks Discovered In Mount Washington House FireFirefighters say they discovered 100 boxes of illegal fireworks in a fire at a Mount Washington home Monday.
Riverside County Residents Report Their Pets Died After Trying To Escape The Sound Of Illegal FireworksA woman who lives outside Riverside said her horse died after injuring itself when it got scared by fireworks and broke out of its paddock.
Pre-Fourth Of July Police Calls For Illegal Fireworks Skyrocket Across LA It's still only late June, but for many across Southern California, it already sounds like Independence Day.
3 Arrested, 700 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized By Oxnard, Port Hueneme PoliceOxnard police says complaints from residents about illegal fireworks activity over the past few weeks led to the creation of “Operation Dark Skies.”
Deputies Seize $10,000 Worth Of Illegal Fireworks From More Than A Dozen People In CarsonThe fireworks were seized from 13 people on Saturday and Sunday, according to the sheriff’s department. The total haul was worth about $10,000, and resulted in deputies handing out $13,000 in fines.
Illegal Fireworks Light Up Sky Over Boyle Heights In Neighborhood TraditionA neighborhood tradition in Boyle Heights continued this Fourth of July as illegal fireworks once again lit up the sky.
For 1 Neighborhood, Blaze From Illegal Fireworks Nearly Meant DisasterThe fire marshal has a zero-tolerance policy when it comes to illegal fireworks.
Illegal Fireworks In Santa Ana Cause Combat-Like AtmosphereJuly 4th in some parts of Santa Ana felt more like a war zone than a family-friendly celebration.
Illegal Fireworks Likely Cause Of Fire That Forced Family From Home"I would describe it like a war zone," neighbor Melody Moon said. "All the way around, boom-boom-boom-boom! The sky was lighting up."