Alameda Fire Department &nbsp&nbsp Members of the Alameda Fire Department responded to the report of a single-engine aircraft landing at Alameda Point.

Plane Lands at Old Naval Air Station

Sep 19,2017


A pilot landed his American Champion Scout single-engine aircraft on Runway 13-31 of the long-closed Alameda Naval Air Station on Tuesday morning. The plane was in the business of hauling a banner like the ones typically seen at sporting events. 

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Alameda County Task Force 4 &nbsp&nbsp&nbsp Members of Alameda County Task Force 4 listen to a briefing on the ground in Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. The task force, which includes the Alameda Fire Department, departed for Houston on Aug. 26.

County Task Force Deploys to Houston

Sep 05,2017


On Friday, Aug. 25, Gov. Jerry Brown ordered search-and-rescue task forces across the state to aid the national response to Hurricane Harvey. Alameda County Task Force 4 was among the task forces that Brown ordered to Texas. Alameda Fire Department is a member of Task Force 4. 

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Oakland Fire Department Photo. Members of the Alameda and Oakland fire departments rescue a man who drove his taxicab into the waters off Doolittle Drive last Sunday morning.

Local Cabbie Perishes after AFD Water Rescue

Jan 10,2017

Update to Cab Driver Rescue Story
The Alameda Sun received additional information on last week’s story regarding an AFD water rescue team’s efforts to rescue a local cab driver who had driven off the road. 

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Fire Wire

Apr 14,2022

Saturday, Feb. 19
Requests for lift assists: 12:12 a.m. Lincoln Avenue; 6:41 p.m. Bayview Drive; 9:52 p.m. Grove Street.
Report of excessive heat, scorch burns with no ignition: 11:19 a.m. Shore Line Drive.

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