Latest Notable Incidents - News Releases

News Releases

Swift Water Rescue Feb 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On February 14, 2019 at approximately 4:00 p.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a person in distress in the flood control . . . read more
 

Motor Home Fire 2-3-2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On February 3, 2019 at approximately 2:00 p.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a possible fire in a motor home located in . . . read more
 

7th Fire January 7, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On January 7, 2019 at approximately 6:31 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a shed on fire near a home at the intersection of . . . read more
 

Commercial Structure Fire 12/28/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On December 28, 2018 at approximately 8:45 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a fire at 1044 W. Washington Ave., Escondido . . . read more
 

Residential Structure Fire 12/4/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On December 4, 2018 at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a fire in an adult care facility located near . . . read more
 

Residential Fire 10/26/18

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On October 26, 2018 at approximately 11:30 am, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a structure fire in the 2500 block of Sea Scape . . . read more
 

Joshua Fire 10/24/2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Jeff Sargis (760) 705-7122 On October 24, 2018 at approximately 06:00 a.m., the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a possible fire in the area of the 300 . . . read more
 

Residential Structure Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Battalion Chief Mike Bertrand (760) 839-5405 On September 29, 2018 at 0414hrs the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a structure fire in the 1600 block Cambria Pl. The first . . . read more
 

Brush Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Battalion Chief Mike Bertrand 760-839-5405 On September 21, 2018 the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a vegetation fire in the 3000 block of Slivkoff Dr. The first arriving . . . read more
 

Circle fire August 25, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Battalion Chief Andre Paredes (760) 522-0516 On August 25, 2018 at approximately 7:47 PM, the Escondido Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of flames seen on the roof of a single family home at . . . read more