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Crews Battling 2-Alarm San Jose Brush Fire

San Jose fire crews responded Monday morning to a 2-alarm brush fire burning in San Jose.

06/16/2014

San Jose House Fire

2 Residents, 1 Firefighter Injured In San Jose House Fire

Two residents and a firefighter suffered minor injuries in a one-alarm fire Sunday morning that left a San Jose home uninhabitable.

06/15/2014

SJFD crews on the scene of a firefight on Judith St.  (BCN)

Crews Kept Busy By Pair Of Overnight San Jose Fires, 11 Displaced

Firefighters responded to two separate two-alarm fires that started within minutes of each other in San Jose Wednesday morning.

06/04/2014

SJFD

Mayor Says Cash-Strapped San Jose Can Improve Fire Response By Downsizing Crews

Right now, San Jose Fire shows up with four people on each engine, and it doesn’t matter whether it’s a huge blaze or a minor medical call. But with a tight budget, Reed said it’s time to rethink four-man teams.

05/14/2014

The fire was reported at 2:37 a.m. at a home in the 500 block of 
North Eighth Street. (CBS)

Downtown San Jose Fire Displaces 3 From Home Overnight

Three people were displaced in a one-alarm house fire in San Jose Wednesday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

04/30/2014

San Jose Fire Department truck

SJFD Says Greener Fire Station Design Hampers San Jose Response Times

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — The sleek, new eco-friendly design of updated San Jose fire stations is making it more challenging for crews to meet their response time goals, according to fire officials. “They’re built […]

03/18/2014

Mario Enrique Cuestas (California Dept. of Justice)

San Jose Firefighter Accused Of Selling Meth, Sex Abuse Appears In Court

A 20-year veteran San Jose firefighter was arraigned Tuesday on three drug-related charges in Superior Court in San Jose after selling methamphetamine to an undercover officer at a restaurant last month, a prosecutor said.

02/19/2014

Mario Enrique Cuestas (California Dept. of Justice)

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.

02/14/2014

Damage left after a San Jose Apartment Fire (SJFD/BCN)

San Jose Fire Damages Several Apartment Units

San Jose fire responded to a structure fire at an apartment complex early this morning, a fire dispatcher said.

01/21/2014

SJFD

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.

07/19/2013

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