Mesquite, TX - Dec. 30, 2022 - As you plan for the New Year 's Eve holiday, please celebrate safely. The possession and use of fireworks in Mesquite are illegal, as is discharging firearms into the air. The penalties for fireworks and gunfire can be costly. Report illegal activity by calling non-emergency dispatch at 972-204-4888. You can also report fireworks violations by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.