Menlo Park Fire Department


Researchers Help Bay Area Firefighters Battle Hotter House Fires

House fires are burning quicker and hotter than ever before, putting lives at risk. The Menlo Park Fire Department has teamed up with a Silicon Valley research firm to figure out why.


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Crews Extinguish 2-Alarm Warehouse Fire In Menlo Park

Firefighters put out a 2-alarm fire in a commercial warehouse in Menlo Park late Saturday night, a fire chief said.


Menlo Park Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman took this photo inside Ground Zero following the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. (CBS)

Menlo Park First Responders Recall 9/11 Aftermath

The Menlo Park Fire Search and Rescue Team spent two weeks at Ground Zero following the September 11th terrorist attacks. The team’s photos and videos from those days provide a different perspective on the tragedy.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

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Menlo Park Fire Investigates Arson On Their Own Property

Menlo Park firefighters suspect arson at one of their own properties Friday morning, Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman said.