Report Illegal Fireworks

All types of fireworks are banned in San José and most of Santa Clara County. This includes bottle rockets, roman candles, firecrackers, and sparklers. All of these fireworks have caused many injuries and fires, and are illegal. Only permitted displays of fireworks are allowed.

To report a fireworks-related violation within San José city limits, visit or call 311 or 408-535-5600.

If you are reporting a crime in progress or other emergency in San José, call Emergency Dispatch at 911 or 408-277-8911.