Juneau Police Department increasing patrol activities 4th of July weekend

    For the 4th of July weekend, The Juneau Police Department is increasing patrol activities.

    For the 4th of July weekend, The Juneau Police Department is increasing patrol activities.

    Lt. David Campbell provided details....

    JPD would also like to make sure Juneau residents know that selling fireworks is illegal in the City and Borough of Juneau.

    The city ordinance references Alaska State Fire Code and prohibits the sale, or offer for sale, of fireworks. Violation of this section is a Class B misdemeanor is punishable by a $75 fine for the first offense and a mandatory court appearance for subsequent offenses.

    Saleable fireworks - defined as 1.4 G fireworks by the National Fire Protection Association - are legal in Juneau, however....

    A full list of fireworks prohibited from being sold are listed under Alaska Statute 18.72.100.

     

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