Courtesy KTVU &nbsp&nbsp A firefighter uses a saw to gain entry to a home, where an elderly man lived alone. Firefighters later discovered his body inside.

Structure Fire Takes Life

Dec 05,2017

At 5:50 a.m., last Monday, the Alameda Fire Department (AFD) responded to the report of a house fire on the 2300 block of Eagle Avenue. When the firefighters arrive, they saw fire coming from the basement and first floor of a single-story home.

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AFD Douses Structure Fire on Central

Sep 21,2017


Just after midnight last Sunday, Alameda Fire Department (AFD) responded to an apartment fire on the 2500 block of Central Avenue. Upon arrival at 12:12 a.m., fire and smoke could be seen emanating from a first-story apartment, extending to the unit above. 

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AFD Offers Safety Help

Aug 03,2017


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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Fire Burns Apartment

Jun 08,2017


At 6:19 p.m. on Friday, June 3, the Alameda Fire Department responded to an apartment fire on the 500 block of Pacific Avenue.  

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