Midwest Voices Blog

Yael T. Abouhalkah | Jail time for illegal fireworks? Sure

Updated: 2012-07-03T14:30:36Z

Police in Kansas City and other area cities have winked for years at people who shoot off fireworks illegally. Few people get warned for breaking the law in cities such as Kansas City and Overland Park. Still fewer get arrested. But this year could and should be differently. Police ought ...

Deal Saver Subscribe today!


The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Kansas City Star uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here