Sacramento firefighters are calling a South Sacramento father a hero after an early morning fire.
Two people were critically injured by an explosion at a Rancho Cordova apartment on Wednesday night. Firefighters say the people were burned when the blast occurred in the ground floor apartment at 10531 Mills Tower Drive.
Scores of retired New York City police officers, firefighters and prison guards were charged Tuesday with faking psychiatric problems to get federal disability benefits — with some falsely claiming their conditions arose after the Sept. 11 attacks, prosecutors said.
Fire crews battled a fire at a vacant two-story building in West Sacramento on Monday.
Firefighters who work at San Francisco International Airport are receiving additional training on how to respond to airplane crashes following the Asiana Airlines accident in which a teenage girl was run over and killed by two emergency vehicles while lying wounded on the runway.
The two fire departments in the city of Davis share much of the same coverage area, but a decision to merge the two is coming with criticism and concern.
Homes in the Napa area are being threatened by a wind-whipped grass fire that broke out late Thursday.
Los Angeles firefighters have extinguished a blaze on the 11th floor of a residential high-rise on the city’s west side.
A firefighter is recovering after a house fire in Citrus Height overnight.
Gov. Jerry Brown joined hundreds of uniformed firefighters statewide to pay tribute to fallen firefighters.
Seventeen firefighters are about to graduate from the academy and another 24 are set to be offered jobs this month. That’s a total of 41 firefighters that will be added to replace some of the positions lost during the recession.
Crews working to corral the massive wildfire searing the edge of Yosemite National Park made major gains on the blaze overnight.