Illegal Fireworks

After Errant Fireworks Set San Jose House Ablaze, Revelers Outside Keep Lighting MoreFour people have been displaced after a home in San Jose caught fire Saturday night when illegal fireworks landed in the back yard.
Police Seize Huge Cache Of Illegal Fireworks In Oakland; 2 ArrestedPolice 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.
San Jose Expanding Crackdown On Illegal Fireworks As Holiday ApproachesWith about two weeks left until the Fourth of July holiday, San Jose city leaders have a plan that would expand a crackdown on illegal fireworks, which has become a growing concern for residents.
Fireworks Blow Off Hands, Fingers Of 3 Southbay MenA man in East San Jose lost both his hands Friday night when a firework he was holding exploded prematurely. In Sunnyvale, two men lost their fingers when a firework blew them off.
Fireworks Likely To Blame For Small Fire At Antioch Middle School Fireworks appear to have sparked a small fire at an Antioch middle school on Wednesday night.
Some Oakland Residents Seek Federal Help To Crack Down On Illegal Fireworks DisplaysResidents in Oakland say it’s like a war zone when illegal fireworks go off every July 4th. Fed up with the lack of police response, some are seeking federal help.
Cops Seize 2,500 Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks In Pittsburg; 3 Arrested In Undercover Craigslist StingLaw enforcement officials arrested three people and confiscated more than 2,500 pounds of illegal fireworks Thursday afternoon in Pittsburg, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District spokesman said.
Father Arrested After Son Lights Illegal Fireworks In Bedroom, Disfigures HandA 39-year-old man has been arrested after his son suffered a major injury to his hand when he ignited illegal fireworks in their South San Jose home on Friday.
San Bruno Man Pleads Not Guilty To Throwing Fireworks During Giants GameA San Bruno resident who allegedly threw fireworks from the bleachers at a San Francisco Giants game at AT&T Park Wednesday night pleaded not guilty Friday to felony charges, according to prosecutors.
Several Hurt When Fan Throws Fireworks From AT&T Park BleachersA fan was arrested after allegedly throwing fireworks from the bleachers at AT&T Park into a bar area during the Giants game on Wednesday night, a police spokesman said.
Pacifica Bans 4th Of July Fireworks At Most Beach Areas Starting In 2014Pacifica’s City Council has voted to ban Fourth of July fireworks from most areas of its beaches starting in 2014.
2 Arrested In Contra Costa County Illegal Fireworks BustAuthorities raided a pair of homes in Contra Costa County, finding hundreds of pounds of illegal fireworks.