Sacramento Metro Fire Department

RJ was rescued from a ravine. (credit: cbs)

Firefighters Rescue Dog From Drainage Ditch

Firefighters went to great lengths not just to save a dog that became caught in a drainage ditch, but to keep it from ever happening again.

01/22/2013

RJ greets a Sacramento Metro fire captain who helped rescue him overnight in North Highlands. (credit: CBS13)

Sac Metro Firefighters Rescue Dog From North Highlands Canal

A dog is being credited with helping to save his four-legged friend in North Highlands overnight.

01/22/2013

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Train Engine Catches Fire In Antelope

A train engine caught fire in Antelope on Tuesday morning, but it wasn’t the car itself that had firefighters worried.

01/08/2013

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Teen Admits To Setting String Of Carmichael Fires

Schools, churches, homes and a library – all set on fire intentionally, and investigators say the same teen is behind the trail of arsons.

10/01/2012

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Dog Killed In House Fire Caused By Unattended Cigarette

A dog was killed Friday during an accidental house fire in Sacramento that could have been avoided.

08/04/2012

Firefighters responded to a two alarm fire in the 2000 block of Norcade Circle in the Rosemont community. And, fires on days with high temperatures become especially dangerous for firefighters.

Two Firefighters Injured Battling Two-Alarm Garage Fire

Firefighters responded to a two alarm fire in the 2000 block of Norcade Circle in the Rosemont community. And, fires on days with high temperatures become especially dangerous for firefighters.

06/17/2012

One person died in a mobile home fire in North Highlands. (credit: Sac Metro Fire)

Man Dies In North Highlands Mobile Home Fire

A fire at a North Highland mobile home has claimed the life of one person, according to officials.

04/07/2012

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Citrus Heights Man Accused Of Trying To Set House On Fire Twice

A Citrus Heights man has been arrested for attempting to set fire to his house twice last month, according to fire officials.

04/06/2012

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House Fire Under Control In South Sacramento

A house fire in south Sacramento is under control and report of an explosion before the blaze is being investigated.

02/09/2012

Carmichael Post Office Robbery

Suspect Tries Stealing Fire Truck After Post Office Burglary

A suspect who allegedly broke into a Carmichael post office early Sunday morning injured himself while trying to make his escape by stealing a fire truck, authorities said.

10/30/2011

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Body Found In Search For Missing Fisherman

Emergency crews may have located the body of a missing fisherman in the American River on Friday afternoon, according to the Sacramento Metro Fire Department.

08/26/2011

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Fire Station Temporarily Closed In Rancho Cordova

Sacramento County will temporarily close a firehouse after it made deep cuts to close their budget gap.

08/01/2011

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