BRPD releases New Year’s Eve safety message


BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- The Baton Rouge Police Department (BRPD) urges everyone to stay cautious and responsible with activities ringing in the new year, 2022.

Fireworks are illegal throughout all of east Baton Rouge Parish. Anyone caught using them are subject to face charges with a criminal offense, according to BRPD.

BRPD, also urges residents celebrating end of year to avoid; firing guns in the air, for it may damage, injure, or kill someone: drink responsibly, and avoid driving under the influence.

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