The Alameda Fire Department deployed several personnel members and equipment to provide aid to weather-related crisis incidents.
Alameda Fire Department
Alameda firefighter Brandon Baley received a life-saving kidney transplant after making a connection with his donor through social media.
The elderly couple dragged out of the burning home Monday, May 9, on the 700 block of Buena Vista Avenue has died from their injuries at a local hospital. The condition of the grandson who was treated for burn injuries is not known.
Dozens of first responders and their loved ones took part in the second annual First Responder Mental Health Awareness 50K Walk on Jan. 8 and 9.
Division Chief Colburn joined the Alameda Fire Department (AFD) as a firefighter on May 1, 1990. Prior to that, he had five years of experience as a part-time/volunteer firefighter with the Cotati Fire Protection District in Sonoma County.
The Alameda Fire Deparment received some help from the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Elvis Presley, last Friday, during the annual Halloween Pumpkin Patch hosted by the department. Kids of all ages get to take a home a free pumpkin each year at the event which took place for the 19th year.