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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Fireworks are Prohibited in the City of Signal Hill

City and SHPD Fireworks Prohibited (1)

Reminder: ALL fireworks are ILLEGAL in the City of Signal Hill. 

Fireworks are dangerous, and can cause severe burns and eye injuries. They can cause property damage and fires. The loud noises can be very disruptive to the community. Seniors, pets, veterans, those experiencing mental illness, and many others, are especially disrupted by fireworks. Refraining from at-home fireworks is not just the safe and legal thing to do, it’s the right thing to do.  

In the City of Signal Hill, the possession, sale or use of illegal fireworks is a misdemeanor, which could be punishable by a fine not to exceed $1,000 or by imprisonment not to exceed six months. This includes all fireworks, even those marked "Safe & Sane".

To report illegal fireworks in Signal Hill, please call SHPD Dispatch 24/7 at 562-989-7201 while they are happening. Please be prepared to give an exact location.  

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