All fireworks other than those classified by the State Fire Marshal as "safe and sane" are classified as dangerous and are illegal to possess, use, sell or discharge in California. These fireworks will be seized and violators will be cited and fined. Examples of dangerous fireworks are firecrackers, Roman candles, bottle rockets, and aerial shells or mortars.
Alteration or modification of safe and sane fireworks is a violation of State Fireworks Law and may be prosecuted as a felony under Penal Code Section 12301.
The minimum fine for use or possession of illegal fireworks in the City of Folsom is $1,000.
Safety tips from the U.S. Fire Administration:
Fireworks Facts & Statistics
The National Fire Protection Association collects data nationwide on the use of fireworks.
Folsom Municipal Code - Fireworks
More information regarding fireworks can be found in Section 9.36 of the Folsom Municipal Code.