Sacramento Fire Department


Fire Crews Looking At Adding Drones To Arsenal

Sacramento City Fire crews are – for the first time – using drones to get a unique and educational vantage point.


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Crews Battling 2-Alarm House Fire In South Sac

Crews are battling a house fire that has gone to two-alarms Wednesday afternoon.


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Fire Investigators Unable To Determine Cause Of Fire Near Cal Expo

Firefighters are unable to determine the exact cause of a wildland fire that burned dangerously close to Cal Expo on Friday.


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Cool Night Helps Crews Put Out Fire Near Cal Expo

Sacramento Fire Department investigators are looking into what caused a fire that burned along the American River Bike Trail near Cal Expo overnight.


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Firefighters’ Response To Three-Alarm Fire Slowed By Arcing Power Lines In South Sacramento

The fire broke out on Stockton Boulevard and quickly spread to other buildings and abandoned cars. The area was filled with vacant homes and debris, creating a difficult situation for first responders.


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Walter White Introduced As Sacramento Fire Department’s New Fire Chief

Walter White is the Sacramento Fire Department’s 21st Fire Chief and was presented as chief by Sacramento city manager John Shirey.


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Man Shot And Killed Near Sacramento Executive Airport

Police are investigating a shooting in Sacramento on Saturday night that occurred in a residential area four blocks east of Sacramento Executive Airport.


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Authorities Call Off Search Near Overturned Boat In American River

Sacramento Fire Department’s DART divers searched the American River near Highway 160 near an overturned boat.


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Crews Investigating Fires Sparked Along Bike Path Near Garden Highway

Authorities are investigating a string of fires sparked overnight along a bike path in north Sacramento.



UPDATE: Fire Burns More Than 5 Acres Along American River Parkway

A fire is burning more than five acres along the American River Parkway, fire officials say.


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UPDATED: Multiple Fire Agencies Searching For Man Following Ground Slide

Rescue crews are searching the waters of the American River after the ground slid underneath a man walking along the river Saturday night.


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Fire Crews Search For Cause Of Recycling Plant Fire

Fire crews are investigating the cause of a south Sacramento asphalt plant that caught fire overnight.