Latest Notable Incidents - News Releases

News Releases

Charise Fire March 2, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On March 2, 2020 at approximately 12:02 AM, Escondido Fire was dispatched to the 2000 Blk. of Charise.Street for a possible fire in the wall near the fireplace. The . . . read more
 

Second Fire Feb 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Fire PIO, Jeff Murdock (760) 703-3046 On February 27, 2020 at approximately 4:06 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a ringing fire alarm at the AT&T building on the . . . read more
 

Carroll Fire February 10, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On February 10, 2020 at approximately 1:33 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of smoke in an upstairs room of a single-family home . . . read more
 

Lincoln Fire January 31 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On January 31, 2020 at approximately 11:50 p.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a fire in a home in the area of the 300 block of . . . read more
 

Saratoga Fire January 30, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On January 30, 2020 at approximately 2:14 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a kitchen fire in a single family home. A . . . read more
 

Boulevard Fire January 17, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On January 17, 2020 at approximately 10:23 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a structure fire with smoke and flames seen in the . . . read more
 

Vista Fire December 26, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On December 26, 2019 at approximately 7:32 AM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a home with smoke inside the residence and . . . read more
 

Valle Grande Fire 12/23/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On December 23, 2019 at approximately 6:15 p.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a possible fire in the area of the 1400 . . . read more
 

Jefferson Fire - November 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On November 20, 2019 at approximately 4:45 p.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a possible fire in the area of the 1400 block of . . . read more
 

Commercial Structure Fire 10/23/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On October 23, 2019 at approximately 9:15 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a Commercial Structure Fire in an apartment . . . read more