Joliet Police Reminding Residents Of Fines For Shooting Off Fireworks

As we get closer to July 4th, the Joliet Police Department is reminding everyone that the City of Joliet prohibits fireworks. The violation fines start at $500.

Besides being subject to a fine, fireworks can cause serious, even life threatening injuries. JPD is urging residents to please leave the fireworks to the professionals and attend a community planned event instead.