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A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighter Recovering From Head Injury Suffered During North Beach Restaurant Fire

A firefighter was injured at the scene of a restaurant fire in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Monday afternoon, according to fire officials.

04/06/2015

(Soo Jilee)

Fresno Firefighter Severely Burned After Falling Through Fiery Roof

A Fresno firefighter was hospitalized with severe burns Sunday after falling through a roof while battling a house fire, authorities said.

03/30/2015

Crash Scene

Judge Dismisses SF Firefighter Accused Of Drunk Driving After Striking Motorcyclist

A San Francisco Superior Court judge has thrown out criminal charges against a former San Francisco firefighter who struck a motorcyclist while driving a fire truck allegedly under the influence of alcohol in 2013.

03/24/2015

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Firefighters Disciplined Over Sexual Behavior Involving Escorts, Adult Websites

An assistant state fire chief was demoted for using a state cellphone and vehicle to arrange sex with escorts, and a firefighter was fired for sexually harassing a civilian at a graduation celebration near the state’s fire academy, according to documents made public Monday.

03/03/2015

Port of Oakland

Ship Berthed At Port Of Oakland Catches Fire

Oakland fire crews said a two-alarm fire aboard a ship berthed at the Port of Oakland is under control Sunday evening, according to the department’s official Twitter account.

02/15/2015

An Aston Martin was destroyed in a fire near San Francisco's Palace Of Fine Arts. (Courtesy: Emily Tarran)

Aston Martin Destroyed By Fire Near San Francisco’s Palace Of Fine Arts

An Aston Martin was destroyed in a fire near San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts Saturday.

02/03/2015

A San Francisco Fire Department fire engine. (CBS)

Firefighter Recovers From Injuries Suffered While Battling San Francisco Alamo Square Blaze

A firefighter suffered smoke inhalation battling a fire that damaged three buildings in San Francisco’s Alamo Square neighborhood Saturday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said Tuesday.

02/03/2015

Mission District Fire

1 Dead, 6 Hurt, Dozens Displaced In 4-Alarm Fire At Apartment Complex In SF’s Mission District

San Francisco firefighters battled a four-alarm fire at an apartment complex in the Mission District Wednesday evening that took almost eight hours to contain leaving one man dead and six others injured, including one firefighter.

01/28/2015

San Jose firefighters (Craig Rose/San Jose Fire Dept.)

22 New San Jose Firefighters Graduate, But How Long Will They Stay On The Job?

22 new firefighters will be added to the San Jose Fire Department on Tuesday. The good news is that the new recruits are sorely needed on the short-staffed department, but it’s uncertain how long they’ll stick around.

01/20/2015

(CBS SF)

3-Alarm Fire Collapses Roof Of Abandoned Warehouse In San Jose

Firefighters knocked out a three-alarm structure fire in San Jose Wednesday morning.

01/14/2015

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