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AFD Offers Safety Help

Aug 13,2020

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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Fire Wire

Aug 13,2020

Sunday, July 5 
Requests for lift assists: 1:08 a.m. Otis Drive and 3:39 p.m. Central Avenue.  
No incident found at dispatch address: 7:17 a.m. 900 block of Park Street.  
Request to assist with lock-out: 6:56 p.m. 3200 block of Madison Avenue.  

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Bill Garvine &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Fire Department rescue swimmers used a private dock along the Oakland Estuary to prepare to retrieve an unconscious man from the water. The victim was later pronounced dead.

Doctors Pronounce Man Recovered in Estuary Dead

Jun 25,2020

At 1:20 p.m., Tuesday, June 15, the Alameda Fire Department responded to the report of an unconscious person in the waters of the Oakland Estuary near High Street Bridge. The response involved 16 fire fighters and included the department’s rescue boat.

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Security Cameras Help Deter Fires at Encinal

Mar 19,2020

In January, Encinal High School (EHS) installed eight surveillance cameras in response to the overwhelming number of fire alarms being pulled throughout the course of 2019. The cameras were an attempt to deter students from pulling alarms and setting fires on campus. 

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AFD Offers Safety Help

Jan 16,2020

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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AFD Fire Wire

Dec 20,2019

Wednesday, Nov. 13

False alarms: 11:23 a.m. 400 block of Central Avenue and 6:34 p.m. 1100 block of Harbor Bay Parkway, smoke detectors, unintentionally activated; 12:37 p.m. and 1:47 p.m. 400 block of Park Street, unspecified malfunctions.

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AFD Offers Safety Help

Apr 18,2019

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the newly required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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AFD Can Help Those in Need

Aug 09,2018

Alameda Fire Department’s Senior Safety and Accessibility program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the newly required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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