Diamond Heights

(L-R) Lt. Vincent Perez, Anthony Valerio (SFFD)

SFFD Cited For Errors In Blaze That Killed 2 Firefighters

The state Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued several severe citations and fines of up to $21,000 to the San Francisco Fire Department last week for violations related to a fire response in June that killed two veteran members of the force.


(L-R) Lt. Vincent Perez, Anthony Valerio (SFFD)

Fallen San Francisco Firefighters Honored In Sacramento

Two San Francisco firefighters, who lost their lives battling a blaze in Diamond Heights in June, were honored posthumously in Sacramento.



Arrest Made In 1998 San Francisco Cold Case Murder

A man was arrested last weekend in connection with a 1998 cold case murder in San Francisco, police said Wednesday.


San Francisco Firefighters surround the scene of a fatal fire on Berkeley Way (Susan Bertson)

Investigators: Blaze That Killed 2 SF Firefighters Accidental

An investigation into the cause of a fire that claimed the lives of two San Francisco firefighters in June indicated that the blaze was accidental and most likely electrical in nature, fire officials said.

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011

SF firefighter funeral

Funeral For Fallen Firefighters Draws Thousands To San Francisco

Thousands gathered Friday afternoon in San Francisco where a funeral honored two firefighters who died fighting a blaze in the city’s Diamond Heights neighborhood last week.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011

Marijuana cultivation, pot growing indoor, hydroponic

Diamond Heights Traffic Stop Leads San Francisco Police To Indoor Pot Farm

San Francisco police officers who pulled over a Range Rover with no plates in Diamond Heights confiscated heroin and pot worth hundreds of thousands of dollars and uncovered a well-hidden marijuana farm in the driver’s nearby home.


(L-R) Lt. Vincent Perez, Anthony Valerio (SFFD)

Thousands To Attend SF Firefighters’ Funeral; Streets, I-280 To Be Closed

Firefighters from around the state will converge on San Francisco on Friday to attend the funeral service for two firemen who died after fighting a blaze in the city’s Diamond Heights neighborhood last week.

CBS San Francisco–06/09/2011

San Francisco Firefighters surround the scene of a fatal fire on Berkeley Way (Susan Bertson)

Electrical Accident Caused Blaze That Killed 2 San Francisco Firefighters

Investigators have determined the cause of a house fire that killed two San Francisco firefighters was accidental in nature.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/09/2011

Anthony "Tony" Valerio, a San Francisco Firefighter died early Saturday morning.

2nd San Francisco Firefighter Dies After Diamond Heights Fire

The chief of San Francisco’s fire department said a second firefighter who suffered serious burns in a house fire last week has died.


Rescuers pull an injured firefighter from the fire scene on Berkeley Way in San Francisco. (Photo by Patty Stanton)

1 Firefighter Dead, 2 Hurt In San Francisco Diamond Heights Blaze

One firefighter died, another was critically injured and a third suffered less serious burns while battling a fire in San Francisco’s Diamond Heights neighborhood Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011