Firefighters

(CBS SF)

Firefighters Dealing With Spike In Mud Rescues On Bay

Rescue teams on the peninsula are dealing with a spike in the number of people getting stuck on the Bay.

02/11/2015

(San Rafael Police)

Firefighters Extinguish Blaze At San Rafael Safeway Store

Firefighters extinguished a fire late Monday at a Safeway store in San Rafael, fire officials said Tuesday.

02/10/2015

Highway 1 at Devil's Slide as seen from Montara State Beach. (CBS)

Fire Crews Rappel Down Pacifica Cliff In Dark To Rescue Stranded Hiker

Fire crews repelled roughly 200 feet down a Pacifica cliff in the dark to rescue a stranded hiker Saturday evening.

02/08/2015

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

Crews Contain 2-Alarm Fire At South San Jose Dental Office Building

Firefighters knocked down a two-alarm fire in South San Jose Sunday afternoon, a fire dispatcher said.

01/18/2015

Sebastian Johnson, a four-year-old boy rescued from a fall off of a cliff at Bodega Bay with two of the firefighters who rescued him, Lou Stoerzinger (left) and right Marco Barros (right). (Photo credit: Margie Shafer)

Boy Who Fell From Cliff At Bodega Bay Reunites With Rescuers

The four-year-old boy who fell off a 230-foot cliff at Bodega Bay while walking with his family in early November continues to recover, but had a heartwarming reunion with his rescuers at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland.

01/14/2015

A firefighter knocks down flames from the roof of a home in Sacramento, January 12, 2015. (CBS)

Firefighters Suffer Burns, Smoke Inhalation In Sacramento House Fire

A Sacramento Fire Department spokesman said two firefighters suffered burns and one suffered smoke inhalation and heat exhaustion. All three were hospitalized Monday.

01/12/2015

Firefighters remove a body from Lake Merced in San Francisco. (CBS)

Mystery Body Found Floating In San Francisco’s Lake Merced

Firefighters on a training exercise made a grim discovery in San Francisco at Lake Merced, Saturday afternoon.

01/10/2015

Car that was set on fire sits alongside the road, in San Jose.

6 Cars Torched In Just 24 Hours; Southbay Firefighters On The Alert

Police and fire crews were dealing with a rash of car fires in the South Bay since Monday night. Three of the vehicles were torched in the span of just one hour, in San Jose.

12/30/2014

(CBS)

16 Firefighters Placed On Paid Leave Over Unfounded Allegations Of A Sex Video

Sixteen California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection firefighters are on paid leave in an ongoing investigation that grew out of unfounded allegations of a sex tape.

12/29/2014

Firefighter

16 California Firefighters Placed On Paid Leave As Ongoing Sex Tape Investigation Continues

Sixteen state firefighters have been placed on paid leave in an ongoing investigation that grew out of what California fire officials say were unfounded allegations of a sex tape.

12/29/2014

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