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Our goal at the Sacramento Fire Department is to provide excellent customer service to our community. As our customer, your input is very important to us.


Surveys are a critical part of our ability to continually improve our service to you and we appreciate you taking a few minutes to provide your feedback.

Patient Satisfaction Survey (ambulance transport)

Customer Satisfaction Survey 

Community Expectations Survey


Proposed Fire Prevention Fees

Proposed Ambulance Transport and First Responder Fees


Sep 22 - Fox Los Angeles news was in Mexico covering the recovery efforts, and in their story below interviewed Sacramento Fire Department firefighter Roberto Padilla. Firefighter Padilla travelled to Mexico last week after the earthquake to volunteer his time and lend a hand with the rescue efforts. Read Post

Sep 21 - ‪Members of CATF7 heading to Travis AFB where they will eventually board a military plane and head out to assist with rescue efforts‬. Still awaiting orders for their exact destination Read Post

Sep 15 - This week members of the Sacramento Fire Department competed in a friendly competition against Sacramento sheriffs and actors from the Marvel Universe Live: Age of Heroes show. The event was to raise awareness for the Firefighters Burn Institute and the Boys and Girls club. Participates earned tickets that will allow kids from both charities to come and see the show at the Golden One Center. Read Post

Sep 12 - After a quick knock down on a house fire early this morning which damaged a portion of the exterior of the house and part of its garage, crews went to work on salvaging the homeowners belongings. A waterline which of been broken by the fire was spraying water throughout the house. Firefighters quickly deployed salvage covers to save the homeowners belongings and then worked to shut off and remove the water. Read Post

Sep 12 - Last Night the Knights of Columbus held a "World Day of Prayer For Peace" It was an interfaith ceremony with Jewish, Sikh, Catholic, Lutheran, Muslim and Christian clergy. Captain Mike Feyh and Firefighter Rob Walters accepted an award on behalf of the Sacramento Fire Department which was presented In recognition for the Fire Departments commitment to the community. Read Post

Message from the Chief

Sacramento Fire Department Chief Walt White

Welcome to the Sacramento Fire Department website! 

We view our website as a means to connect with the community we serve; to provide you with the information and level of service you desire. It is important that our website is easy to navigate, educational, and has current and relevant information for you to use. We envision a multitude of uses for this media and yet, staying connected to you is the primary reason. 

As our customer, your feedback is very important to us. We welcome your comments and suggestions and encourage you to provide your input by taking one of our surveys to let us know how we are doing.

Thank you!


Career Information


The Sacramento Fire Department offers careers with benefits, varied work assignments, and unlimited opportunity. Most provide an opportunity that doesn’t tie you to a desk, but takes you into the community to meet people and resolve real world problems where you’ll see the tangible results of your efforts while building an insurmountable set of problem solving skills. Read more...


In early 2018, the Cal-JAC Academy will take a group of hard-working, dedicated candidates through the entry-level steps needed to launch a career as a firefighter.  Covering firefighter physical ability testing, entry-level written exam and a nationally registered Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course. The Cal-JAC Academy represents a rigorous and comprehensive pathway for those serious about beginning a career as a first responder.  Applications will be accepted from August 1 - October 1, 2017. For more information call (916) 648-1717 or go to: