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Here's the number you can call to report illegal fireworks in your area

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Posted at 10:17 PM, Jul 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-04 01:17:59-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — According to BPD, last year on the 4th of July dispatchers took 1,401 calls for service between the hours of 4 p.m. to 3 a.m. and the departments says they anticipate vent more calls this time around.

Bakersfield police said on Facebook that the fireworks hot-line will be open on July 4 and 5 for any calls related to illegal firework use.

They also emphasized that 9-1-1 calls are for emergencies.

To report you illegal fireworks in your area you can call (661) 868-6070.