Celebrate Safely-No Fireworks, No Firearms

Celebrate with Family and Friends, Not Fireworks and Firearms
It is illegal to possess or use fireworks, or discharge firearms within the city limits. 

To report firearm violations, call non-emergency police dispatch at 972-285-6336.

To report illegal fireworks, email fireworks@mesquitepolice.org or use the web-based tool to identify locations where illegal fireworks are being used at Police Web Report.

Fines range from $500 to $4,000 with the illegal discharge of a firearm also carrying the possible penalty of up to one year in jail.

Citations will be issued, arrests will be made and all evidence will be seized. 

In response to a high-volume of service calls related to these offenses, Police and Fire Department staffing levels
will be increased during peak violation times to allow for greater enforcement efforts.