The Coral Springs Police Department, with the assistance of the State Fire Marshal’s Office confiscated numerous illegal fireworks on New Year’s Eve.
Due to the over abundance use of illegal fireworks and the injuries suffered by citizens, the Coral Springs Police Department along with the State Fire Marshal’s Office created directed patrol on New Year’s Eve to address the situation. The officers were successful in confiscating numerous illegal fireworks throughout the evening. Officers verbally warned the participants of the dangers associated with illegal fireworks and the penalty they could face.
The illegal fireworks were turned over to the State Fire Marshal’s Office for destruction.