Fireworks Seizure - On June 10, 2015 at around 7:15 AM, the Kern County Fire Investigation Unit received a tip for illegal fireworks distribution. Kern County Fire Investigators responded to the 5500 block of Le Conte Ave and seized approximately 350 pounds of illegal non 'safe and sane' fireworks. Kern County Fire Investigators issued a criminal citation.

The Kern County Fire Department reminds residents that we will be enforcing local ordinances with a zero tolerance towards illegal fireworks. To learn more about what constitutes illegal fireworks, visit our website dedicated to fireworks information. It can be found at

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