San Jose Fire Department

One person was killed in a crash in San Jose. (CBS)

Passenger Killed, Driver Arrested In Suspected DUI Crash In San Jose

A car crash in South San Jose on Monday morning left a passenger dead while the driver was arrested, authorities said.


William McDonald (CBS)

San Jose Fire Chief McDonald Leaving For Las Vegas

Fire Chief William McDonald announced on Thursday that he will leave San Jose after three years of service, amid a contentious relationship with City Hall and layoffs, to become the chief in Las Vegas.


San Jose Fire Department truck

San Jose Fire Department To Hold First Recruiting Class In Five Years

The San Jose Fire Department is planning on holding a recruitment class early next year, a significant event as it will be the first one held in the city in five years.



Firefighters Contain Brush Fire Near San Jose’s Coyote Creek

Firefighters contained a fire in heavy brush near Coyote Creek Thursday afternoon, a fire captain said.


A fire at the InnVision Villa Apartments in San Jose  (SJFD)

Two-Alarm Fire Displaces 40 At San Jose Homeless Shelter

The fire started on the third floor balcony at the InnVision Villa on 11th and E. San Antonio Streets—near San Jose State’s fraternity row at about 5:37 p.m. The flames quickly spread to the roof of the structure but all forty residents were evacuated safely.


Firefighters on the scene of a fatal house fire on the 900 block of Daniel Way in San Jose on April 15, 2013. (CBS)

Woman Killed In San Jose House Fire, Another Resident Missing

A woman was killed in a three-alarm house fire in San Jose driven by heavy winds Monday night, a fire captain said.



San Jose Firefighters Put Out Suspicious Blaze At High School

San Jose firefighters extinguished a suspicious fire at a high school building Sunday afternoon, a fire captain said.



House Fire Leads To Discovery Of San Jose Pot Growing Operation

Police are investigating a marijuana grow that was discovered Wednesday by firefighters battling a two-alarm blaze that badly damaged a home in North San Jose, authorities said.



Residents Escape Blazing Home In San Jose Foothills

The fire on Higuera Road near Quail Canyon Road was reported around 3:20 p.m., Fire Captain Rob Brown said.


Fire at San Jose Marijuana Dispensary

San Jose Firefighters Douse Early-Morning Blaze At Medical Marijuana Clinic

A one-alarm fire at a San Jose medical marijuana clinic Friday morning was being investigated as suspicious, a fire captain said.





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