San Francisco Fire Department

Fire officials seek budget boost, highlight cost of ambulance subsidies

The Fire Commission is defying a Mayor’s Office directive to cut its…

 

UPDATE: Flow of gas stopped, evacuations lifted after leak reported near Alamo Square

Evacuations have been lifted and the flow of gas stopped near San…

 

UPDATE: Gas leak that triggered evacuations in Inner Sunset resolved

Residents in San Francisco’s Inner Sunset neighborhood were briefly evacuated Friday morning…

 

Firefighters union asks mayoral candidates for veto power over bike lanes, pedestrian safety projects

Firefighters want their department to wield veto power over Vision Zero street…

UPDATE: Firefighter injured battling two-alarm blaze in Bernal Heights

A San Francisco firefighter suffered moderate injuries when a portion of a…

San Francisco Fire Department lends help for Lake Isabella blaze

San Francisco has lent its support for nearly a week in working…

New charges filed against SF paramedic arrested in Excelsior explosion

New charges were filed Tuesday against a San Francisco Fire Department paramedic…

UPDATE: SF paramedic arrested on explosives charges ordered into rehab

A San Francisco paramedic accused of setting off an explosive outside a…

Three children in intensive care unit as 19 people fall ill at quinceanera

Gummy candy containing an unknown substance may be to blame for the…

Woman and dog rescued from cliff at Fort Funston

Firefighters rescued a woman and a dog Monday evening after they became…

SFPD investigates string of weekend fires

Six separate fires across San Francisco over the weekend left cars torched,…

Displaced Bernal Heights residents take stock after the smoke clears

Tavey Soy, 23, thought the burning smell was a barbecue down the…

UPDATE: Treasure Island off-ramp reopens after suspect crashes stolen ambulance

The eastbound off-ramp to Treasure Island on the Bay Bridge has reopened…

Man burned in Visitacion Valley house fire remains in critical condition

A 77-year-old man who suffered third-degree burns in a Visitacion Valley house…

Two victims rescued from SF waters in separate incidents

Firefighters rescued two people from the waters around San Francisco in separate…

UPDATE: One dead in afternoon crash on The Embarcadero

Police said at least one person has died in a two-vehicle collision…

One-alarm blaze reported at site of last year’s fatal fire in the Mission

Firefighters battled a one-alarm structure fire in San Francisco's Mission district Monday…

UPDATE: Two buildings damaged in Mission Dolores fire

Two residential buildings were damaged in a three-alarm blaze in the Mission…

Family, friends grapple with loss of teens swept out to sea at Ocean Beach

Two Vallejo teens who were swept out to sea at San Francisco's…

Emergency personnel search for missing teens off Ocean Beach

Emergency personnel were searching for two 17-year-old boys reported missing in the…