Press Room

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As part of our commitment to transparency, the San Francisco Fire Department works to provide the news media and our community with timely and accurate information following an Emergency Incident and a Community Event via press releases made through our Public Information Officer (PIO).

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2021 Press/Media Releases

0001:  17th EMT Graduation 

0002: 2021 Tsunami Safety Awareness Week

0003: Surf and Cliff Rescue Public Demonstration 

0004: 2021 Annual NERT drill (virtual due to CV19)

0005: 45th Avenue Fire Training

0006: Multi-Agency Coastal Safety

0007: New Website

0008: 10-Year Anniversary Berkely Way Fatal Fire (LODD)

0009: AARB Champ Camp returns

0010: Celebration of life Firefighter Christopher G. Yock

0011: 127th Entry Level Firefighter Graduation 

0012: 4TH OF JULY SAFETY MESSAGE 2021

0013: Emergency water supply demonstration 2021

0014: 18th EMT Graduation

0015: SFFD O2X TRAINING

0016: 911 20TH ANNIVERSARY REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY 

0017: San Francisco Fire to host a commemoration of fallen EMS heroes

2020 Press/Media Releases

0001: Celebration of Life Ceremony- Jason Cortez

0002: Fire Prevention Week 2020 SFFD

0003: NERT 30th Anniversary Virtual drill

0004: London Breed has declared Saturday, October 17, 2020, as NERT Day

0005: Fire Reserves application process 2020-2021

0006: Fire House Decoration competition 2020

0007: Listos class 12-2020 

0008: Joint NYE Safety information 


Click here to access our list of Pre-2020 Press Releases.