Houston Fire Department

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July 18, 2018 - Independent Insurance Agents of Houston Honor "Firefighter of the Year"

July 18, 2018 - Houston Fire Premieres PTSD Movie

July 17, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Neartown / Midtown Area of Houston

July 17, 2018 - House Fire in Greater OST / South Union Area of South Houston

July 17, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Gulfton Area of Southwest Houston

July 17, 2018 - House Fire in Eldridge / West Oaks Area of West Houston

July 17, 2018 - House Fire in South Belt / Ellington Area of Southeast Houston

July 17, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Braeburn Area of Southwest Houston

July 3, 2018 - Office Building Fire in Mid West Area of Houston

July 3, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Braeswood Area of Southwest Houston

July 3, 2018 - House Fire and Explosion in Second Ward of Houston

July 3, 2018 - 2-Alarm Apartment Fire in Greenway / Upper Kirby Area of Houston

July 3, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Kingwood

July 3, 2018 - HFD Reminds Citizens Fireworks are Dangerous and Illegal to Use in The City

July 2 - The Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston to Announce Major Donations of Emergency Equipment to The Houston Fire Department

June 29, 2018 - The Fire Fighters Foundation of Houston to Announce Major Donations of Emergency Equipment to The Houston Fire Department

June 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Westwood Area of Southwest Houston

June 29, 2018 - House Fire in Trinity / Houston Gardens Area of Northeast Houston

June 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Sabine Island Subdivision of West of Downtown Houston

June 28, 2018- House Fire in Northside / Northline Area of Houston

June 28, 2018 - Building Fire in Greater Fifth Ward

June 28, 2018 - House Fire in Trinity / Houston Gardens Area of Northeast Houston

June 27, 2018 - 2-Alarm Apartment Fire in Brays Oaks Area of Southwest Houston

June 27, 2018 - House Fire in Neartown / Montrose Area of Houston

June 26, 2018 - Storage Unit Fire in Parkview Subdivision of Southeast Houston

June 26, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Brays Oaks Area of Southwest Houston

June 26, 2018 - House Fire in Alief Area of Southwest Houston

June 26, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Briar Forest Area of Southwest Houston

June 26, 2018 - Shed Fire in Eastex Oaks Village Area of Northeast Houston

June 26, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Third Ward of Houston

June 25, 2018 - House Fire in Greater OST / South Union Area of Houston

June 25, 2018 - House Fire in Greater OST/South Union Area of Houston

June 22, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Westchase Area of Houston

June 21, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Briar Forest Area of West Houston

June 21, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Third Ward Area of Houston

June 21, 2018 - House Fire in South Park Area of Southeast Houston

June 21, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Briar Forest Area of West Houston

June 21, 2018 - Building Fire in Neartown - Montrose Area of Houston

June 20, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Northside / Northline Area of Houston

June 20, 2018 - Building Fire in Greater Third Ward Area of Houston

June 20, 2018 - House Fire in Independence Heights Area of North Houston

June 20, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Sharpstown Area of Southwest Houston

June 19, 2018 - Carbon Monoxide Incident at Food Distribution Warehouse

June 13, 2018 - Houston Fire Chief Sam Pena to attend HUNT. FISH.FEED. Thank You Meal for First Responders


June 7, 2018 - House Fire in Central Northwest Area of Northwest Houston

June 7, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Heights Area of Northwest Houston

June 6, 2018 - Vacant House Fire in Greater Fifth Ward, North of Downtown Houston

June 6, 2018 - Summer Safety Press Conference

June 5, 2018 - 100 Club Donates Rescue Boats to City and County

June 5, 2018 - Summer Safety Press Conference

June 4, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Settegast Area of Northeast Houston

June 4, 2018 - House Fire in Spring Branch East Area of Northwest Houston

June 4, 2018 - Church Fire in Braeburn Area of Southwest Houston

June 4, 2018 - House Fire in Fairbanks / Northwest Crossing Area of Northwest Houston

June 4, 2018 - Structure Fire in Neartown – Montrose Area of West Houston

June 4, 2018 - House Fire in Pleasantville Area of East Houston

May 30, 2018 - Texas Brotherhood Ride Honors Houston Firefighters

May 30, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Brays Oaks Area of Southwest Houston

May 30, 2018 - The Houston Fire Department Announces 7th Annual “Operation: Save A Life” Safety Campaign

May 29, 2018 - House Fire in Acres Homes Area of Northwest Houston

May 29, 2018 - 4-Alarm Warehouse Fire in Central Southwest Area of Houston

May 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Gulfton Area of Southwest Houston

May 29, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Lawndale/Wayside Area of Southeast Houston

May 29, 2018 - House Fire in Acres Homes Area of Northwest Houston

May 29, 2018 - Vacant Building Fire in El Dorado / Oates Prairie Area of Northeast Houston

May 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Fifth Ward

May 29, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Clear Lake Area

May 23, 2018 - Warehouse Fire in Trinity / Houston Gardens Area of Northeast Houston

May 23, 2018 - Abandoned Building Fire in Greater Heights Area of North Houston

May 22, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater OST / South Union Area of South Houston

May 22, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Gulfton Area of Southwest Houston

May 22, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Eldridge / West Oaks Area of West Houston

May 22, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Fifth Ward Area of Northeast Houston

May 22, 2018 - Laundromat Fire in Northside / Northline Area of North Houston

May 22, 2018 - Building Fire in Mid West Area of Southwest Houston

May 22, 2018 - House Fire in Second Ward Area East of Downtown Houston

May 22, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Fairbanks / Northwest Crosstimbers Area of Northwest Houston

May 22, 2018 - Hotel Fire in Memorial Area of West Houston

May 22, 2018 - Warehouse Fire in South Belt / Ellington Area of Southeast Houston

May 22, 2018 - Auto Repair Shop Fire in Gulfton Area of Southwest Houston

May 21, 2018 - Annual Houston Firefighters' Charity Golf Classic

May 19, 2018 - HFD Chief Sam Pena to climb 50 flights of stairs for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (5/19)

May 17, 2018 - HFD Members Thanked for Saving The Life of NASA Retiree and Grandfather

May 17, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Alief Area of Southwest Houston

May 17, 2018 - Hotel Fire in Independence Heights Area of North Houston

May 17, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Greater Uptown Area of West Houston

May 17, 2018 - Storage Building Fire in Greater Heights Area of Northwest Houston

May 16, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Greenspoint Area of North Houston v

May 16, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Acres Homes Area of Northwest Houston

May 16, 2018 - The Houston Fire Department Recognizes Members for Recent Promotions

April 25, 2018 - Building Fire in West Houston

April 25, 2018 - Town-home Fire in West Houston

April 25, 2018 - Manufacturing/Processing Building Fire in East Houston

April 24, 2018 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

April 23, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Southeast Houston

April 23, 2018 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

April 18, 2018 - Houston Fire Department Introduces New Pumper Trucks

April 17, 2018 - Houston Fire Department to Display New Pumper Trucks

April 16, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 16, 2018 - House Fire in Brairgate Community

April 16, 2018 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

April 16, 2018 - Quadraplex Fire South of Downtown

April 16, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 13, 2018 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

April 12, 2018 - House Fire in Northeast Houston - Firefighters Rescue Civilian

April 12, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

April 12, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston - Firefighters Rescue Two Cats

April 11, 2018 - Townhome Fire in Southwest Houston

April 11, 2018 - House Fire in Briargate Community

April 9, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 9, 2018 - Apartment Fire in West Houston

April 9, 2018 - Fire at Toyota Center

April 9, 2018 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

April 9, 2018 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

April 9, 2018 - Apartment and Church Fire in Northeast Houston

April 9, 2018 - Business Fire in Northwest Houston

April 9, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 9, 2018 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 5, 2018 - Patient Reunion - Football Coach and Family Grateful to Those Who Saved His Life

April 2, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

April 2, 2018 - House Fire in West Houston

April 2, 2018 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

March 29, 2018 - Family Thanks HFD EMT’s and Paramedics for Saving Loved One

March 29, 2018 - The Houston Fire Department Offers Some Simple Cooking Safety Tips

March 28, 2018 - Garage Apartment Fire in Greater Third Ward Area of Houston

March 28, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Greenspoint Area of Houston

March 28, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Third Ward Area of Houston

March 28, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Third Ward Area of Houston

March 27, 2018 - HFD to Place Additional HWV on Standby in Anticipation of Severe Weather

March 20, 2018 -  Houston Fire Fighters “Fill the Boot” to Support Kids and Adults with Muscle Debilitating Diseases

March 20, 2018 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

March 15, 2018 - Building Fire in Southwest Houston

March 13, 2018 - House Fire in Missouri City with the City of Houston

March 12, 2018 - Houston Firefighters Battle Two 2-Alarm Fires Overnight

March 8, 2018 - The Shlenker School 2nd graders donate New Bears for HFD Patients

March 7, 2018 - 23 Cadets to Graduate from the Houston Fire Department

March 5, 2018 - Apartment Fire in West Houston

March 4, 2018 - Condominium Fire in Southwest Houston

March 3, 2018 - 3-Alarm Apartment Fire in West Houston

March 2, 2018 - Fallen Houston Firefighters to be Honored at Annual Memorial Ceremony

February 26, 2018 - Houston Fire Station 32 Reopening Ceremony

February 23, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Southeast Houston

February 21, 2018 - 12th Annual Houston Fire Department’s Trailblazers’ Brunch

February 21, 2018 - House Fire in Northeast Houston

February 21, 2018 - Condominium Fire in Neartown/Montrose Area

January 31, 2018 - Grass Fire in West Houston

January 12, 2018 - Townhome Fire in Southeast Houston

January 31, 2018 - Grass Fire in West Houston

January 2, 2018 - Houston Fire Department to Display New Pumper Trucks

January 2, 2018 - Cold Weather Safety Tips Media Availability

December 31, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Urges Citizens to use Safety when using Heating Devices

December 31, 2017 - HFD Encourages a Safe New Year Celebration

December 30, 2017 - HFD- Firefighters Rescue Two from House Fire

December 30, 2017 - HFD- Bayou Water Rescue

December 4, 2017 - Shell Oil Company Makes Major Contribution to Operation Stocking Stuffer Toy Drive

October 24, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

October 24, 2017 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

October 24, 2017 - World Series Planning: Media Availability

October 23, 2017 - 3-Alarm Apartment Fire in Southeast Houston

October 23, 2017 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

October 23, 2017 - Restaurant Fire in North Houston

October 19, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Northwest Houston

October 19, 2017 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

October 19, 2017 - House Fire in Northeast Houston

October 17, 2017 - Business Fire in Northwest Houston

October 17, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

October 17, 2017 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

October 17, 2017 - Apartment Fire in West Houston

October 9, 2017 - Houston Fire Chief to Address Equipment Needs to Committee

October 6, 2017 - Houston Fire Department Recognized for Agency and Department Leadership

August 24, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Announces 6th Annual “Operation: Save A Life” Safety Campaign 5

August 22, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Announces 6th Annual “Operation: Save A Life” Safety Campaign

July 27, 2017 - Nine-Year-Old Spots Fire in Garage Apartment

July 26, 2017 - C.A.S.E.Y Fire Ops Trailblazer Scholarship Luncheon sponsored by Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen

July 24, 2017 - Independent Insurance Agents of Houston Honor 2016 "Firefighter of the Year"

July 24, 2017 - Bullet Holes Found in Door of Burning Vehicle in South Houston

July 20, 2017 - One Fatality in NE Houston House Fire

July 17, 2017 - HFD Receives Certificate From Congress

July 14, 2017 - HFD Promotes New Members to Command Staff Positions

July 13, 2017 - HFD Promotes New Members to Command Staff Positions

July 12, 2017 - Fire on Lucky Street Related to Heat Source Failure

July 12, 2017 - Red Cross and the Houston Fire Department Kick Off Partnership on July 15 with Third Ward Smoke Alarm Installation Event

July 12, 2017 - High-Rise Evacuation Fire Warden Training Class

July 10, 2017 - House Fire Possibly Linked to Lightning

July 6, 2017 - Media Availability

July 6, 2017 - Man Thanks HFD Members for Saving His Life

July 5, 2017 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

July 5, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Northwest Houston

July 5 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

July 3, 2017 - Firefighters to Canvass Neighborhood of Deadly Fire

July 3, 2017 - Fireworks Public Awareness Event

July 3, 2017 - Media Availability

June 30, 2017 - Warrant Issued for Arson Suspect

June 29, 2017 - Houstonian Thanks HFD Members for Saving Her Life

June 28, 2017 - Houstonian Thanks HFD Members for Saving Her Life

June 26, 2017 - Update: Apartment Fire in NW Houston

June 26, 2017 - Apartment Fire in NW Houston

June 20, 2017 - Apartment Fire on Kinghurst

June 20, 2017 - Apartment Fire in North Houston

The Houston Fire Department Reminds Citizens of Simple Tips to Keep Safe and Healthy During Hot Weather

June 16, 2017 - Apaprtment Fire in Southeast Houston

June 15, 2017 - Fire Chief Sam Peña Responds to Life Safety Bureau Audit

June 15, 2017 - House Fire in Northeast Houston

June 15, 2017 -Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

June 15, 2017 - 23 Cadets to Graduate from the Houston Fire Department, Today

June 14, 2017 - 23 Cadets to Graduate from the Houston Fire Department

June 12, 2017 - HFD Arson Arrest in Connection with Northeast Houston House Fire

June 9, 2017 - Toddler Left at Houston Fire Station

June 9, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

June 9, 2017 - House Fire in Northeast Houston

June 9, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

May 26, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Recommends Safety Tips for Memorial Day Weekend

May 24, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

May 24, 2017 - Building Fire in Northeast Houston

May 24, 2017 - House Fire in Southwest Houston

May 22, 2017 - Firefighters' Charity Golf Classic Luncheon and Auctions

May 21, 2017 - Annual Houston Firefighters' Charity Golf Classic

May 18, 2017 - Possible Cardiac Arrest aboard Flight

May 17, 2017 - Hazmat Spill in Kingwood

May 16, 2017 - Child Drowning in Southwest Houston

May 15, 2017 - Church Fire in Northeast Houston

May 12, 2017 - 2-11 Apartment Fire in Northwest Houston

May 11, 2017 - 2-11 Apartment Fire in NW Houston (Update)

May 11, 2017 - 2-11 Apartment Fire NW Houston

May 10 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southeast Houston

May 10,2017 - House Fire in Northeast Houston

May 8, 2017 - Houston Fire Station 69 Reopening Ceremony

May 4, 2017 - Two Firefighters Injured at Southeast Apartment Fire (Update)

May 2, 2017 - Building Fire in Northwest Houston

May 2, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Northeast Houston

May 2, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

April 28, 2017 - One Transported From School Bus Accident in Southeast Houston

April 28, 2017 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 28, 2017 - Church Fire in Northeast Houston

April 27, 2017 - HFD Arson Bureau Arrest Suspect in Connection with NE Houston Vehicle Fire

April 27, 2017 - Large Multi-Agency Grass Fire in Southwest Houston (Update 1)

April 27, 2017 - Large Multi-Agency Grass Fire in Southwest Houston

April 27, 2017 - HFD Arson Bureau Arrest Suspect in Connection with NE Houston Vehicle Fire

April 27, 2017 - HFD Arson Bureau Arrest Suspect in Connection with SE Houston Apartment Fire

April 27, 2017 - HFD Arson Bureau Arrest Suspects in Connection with NW Houston Apartment Fire

April 27, 2017 - HFD Cardiac Arrest Survivor Reunion

April 27, 2017 - House Fire in SE Houston

April 26, 2017 - Apartment Fire in NW Houston

April 26, 2017 - Building Fire in SE Houston

April 25, 2017 - Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña to Assist in Proclamation Presentation to KBR, Inc.

April 24, 2017 - Building Fire in North Houston

April 24, 2017 - Fire Chief Sam Pena Welcomes Joint Training Exercise With AT&T

April 24, 2017 - Family to Thank HFD Heroes Who Saved Husband of 38 Years

April 21, 2017 - Family to Thank HFD Heroes Who Saved Husband of 38 Years

April 21, 2017 - HFD Media Alert - International Technical Rescue Conference Closing Ceremony

April 20, 2017 - HFD Media Alert - HFD Host First International Technical Rescue Conference

April 19, 2017 - HFD Host First International Technical Rescue Conference

April 19, 2017 - Above Ground Gas Leak in SW Houston

April 18, 2017 - HFD Host First International Technical Rescue Conference

April 18, 2017 - Firefighters Rescue Person from Apartment Fire in Northwest Houston

April 18, 2017 - RV Fire in Northeast Houston

April 18, 2017 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

April 18, 2017 - Building Fire in Southwest Houston

April 17, 2017 - HFD Media Alert - Fire Chief to Welcome Teams and Rescuers to The International Technical Rescue Conference

April 14, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Offers Simple Safety Tips to Have a Happy and Safe Holiday Weekend

April 14, 2017 - Cardiac Arrest Survivor Will Celebrate Another Birthday This Week - Meets Those Who Saved Him

April 13, 2017 - Houston Fire Fighters Support MDA with Annual Fill the Boot Drive

April 12, 2017 - Houston Fire Fighters Support MDA with Annual Fill the Boot Drive

April 11, 2017 - House Fire in Southeast Houston

April 10, 2017 - House Fire in SE Houston

April 10, 2017 - Fire Chief Samuel Peña to Discuss Distracted Driving on Great Day Houston

April 7, 2017 - Fire Chief Samuel Peña to Discuss Distracted Driving on Great Day Houston

April 6, 2017 - Students to Experience Career and Fitness Event and "Intro to Firefighting – Basic Fire Response" Camp

April 6, 2017 - HFD Media Alert – 37 Cadets to Graduate from the Houston Fire Department

April 4, 2017 - HFD Hazmat Responds to Chemical Leak at TSU

April 4, 2017 - Building Fire in southwest Houston

April 2, 2017 - Houston Fire Department Preparing for Anticipated Severe Weather

April 1, 2017 - 3-11 Building fire in downtown Houston

January 9, 2017 - HFD Captain Recovering From Assault during Rescue

January 6, 2017 - The Houston Fire Department Urges Citizens to use Safety when using Heating Devices

January 6, 2017 - Commercial Building Fire in West Houston

December 31, 2016 - HFD Encourages a Safe New Year Celebration

December 30, 2016 - Update: House Fire in Northwest Houston

December 30, 2016 - House Fire in Northwest Houston

December 29, 2016 - HFD Encourages a Safe New Year Celebration

December 26, 2016 - 2-11 SE Houston Warehouse fire

December 25, 2016 - 2-11 SE Houston Warehouse fire

December 21, 2016 - Houston Firefighters to be Honored by Local Rotary Club

December 19, 2016 - Northeast Houston Camper Trailer On Fire

December 19, 2016 - Apartment Fire in South Houston

December 19, 2016 - The Houston Fire Department Urges Citizens to use Safety when using Heating Devices

December 19, 2016 - Fire Chief to be Sworn into Office

December 18, 2016 - 3-11 SE Houston Warehouse fire

December 18, 2016 - 3-11 SE Houston Warehouse fire

December 17, 2016 - Carbon monoxide exposure in SW Houston

December 15, 2016 - KBR to Make Very Large Toy Contribution to HFD "Operation: Stocking Stuffer"

December 10, 2016 - Apartment Fire in Southwest Houston

December 8, 2016 - House Fire in SE Houston

December 8, 2016 - Two Alarm Condominium Fire in West Houston

December 8, 2016 - SW Houston water rescue (recovery)

December 5, 2016 - UPDATE: West Houston Apartment Fire

December 5, 2016 - West Houston Apartment Fire

December 1, 2016 – Houston Fire Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Houston Apartment Association to Encourage Holiday Safety

November 30, 2016 – Houston Fire Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Houston Apartment Association to Encourage Holiday Safety

November 21, 2016 - Restaurant Fire in Midtown Area

November 18, 2016 - Area Students to Experience One-Day "Firefighting 101 - EMS" Camp

November 17, 2016 - 53 Cadets to Graduate from the Houston Fire Department, Tonight

November 17, 2016 - The Houston Fire Department to Honor "Neighborhood Heroes"

November 16, 2016 - Building fire in SE Houston

November 8, 2016 - Apartment Fire in Houston's Museum District