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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


Oct 17 - Last night Sacramento Strike Team 4154 returned home after being gone for a week helping out at the "Wind" complex fire in Nevada County. Read Post

Oct 16 - The crew from Engine 20 battled a fire that involved a couple of boats that were being stored in a lot behind a chain-link fence. Crews had to force entry to the yard and were able to keep the fire contained to the two boats. The fire is suspicious in nature and under investigation. Read Post

Oct 07 - Don't forget!! Guns and Hoses charity baseball game tonight. Read Post

Oct 05 - This Saturday at CSUS! Read Post

Oct 05 - The Crew from Engine 4 "B" Shift was lucky to get to visit the children and staff at Busy Bee childhood development center in Midtown Sacramento yesterday. The Children learned about fire safety while having fun with the firefighters that serve their 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: