San Jose Fire Department

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

15 Displaced, Dog Dies In San Jose House Fire

Firefighters controlled a two-alarm fire in a San Jose house Monday evening that displaced 15 people.


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San Jose Fire Department Veteran Facing Child Sex, Drug Charges

A longtime member of the San Jose Fire Department was arrested at on the job Thursday for drug and sex crime charges.



1 Suffers Minor Injury In San Jose 3-Alarm Blaze

The blaze was reported in a commercial building in the 1800 block of Almaden Road at about 11:20 a.m.


Sketch of serial arsonist suspected in a string of fires in San Jose.

Hunt For San Jose Serial Arsonist Intensifies

SJFD Capt. Rob Brown said 11 of 13 fires that broke out in downtown San Jose were intentionally set. They include two that struck early Sunday.


Sketch of serial arsonist suspected in a string of fires in San Jose.

SJ Officials Say Sunday Morning Fires May Be Work Of Serial Arsonist

Firefighters in San Jose are investigating two suspicious fires Sunday morning and believe they may have been set by a serial arsonist that has set fire to numerous buildings in the downtown area.


San Jose Apartment Fire

17 Residents Displaced In San Jose Apartment Fire

A two-alarm fire in a San Jose apartment building displaced 17 people Saturday afternoon, according to fire officials.


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2-Alarm San Jose Fire Displaces 9 Residents

Fire officials are investigating a two-alarm fire at Victorian duplex in downtown San Jose on Friday morning.


Fire destroyed at least one building and damaged others at Padula Lumber Co. on Monterey Road near San Jose, October 8, 2013. (CBS)

Building Collapses In San Jose Lumber Yard Fire

A building collapsed in a two-alarm fire at a lumber yard near San Jose Tuesday morning, a Cal Fire captain said.


Firefighters and EMTs attend to an injured passenger inside a Honda Accord that ran off Highway 85 and crashed into a parking lot on Snell Road in San Jose, August 15, 2013. (CBS)

Car Flies Off Hwy 85 Into San Jose Parking Lot; 3 Hurt

At least two people were injured Thursday when a truck and a sedan collided on Highway 85, sending one of the vehicles over the guardrail onto the surface street below, authorities officials said.



2 San Jose Homes Damaged By 2-Alarm Fire

Multiple calls reported two homes on fire, Van Elgort said, and immediately after arriving firefighters called for a second alarm response and 30 minutes after that a third alarm.