Houston Fire Department

News and Events

Upcoming Events


Cadet Graduation

Cadet Class 2017B will be graduating on June 15, 2017 at 2:00pm at , Houston Community College, Central Campus, San Jacinto Memorial Building Auditorium, 1300 Holman St., Houston, TX 77004




News Releases

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




Open Records Requests

HFD Texas Public Information Act - Open Records Request

The Act - The Texas Public Information Act (the "TPIA") gives the public the right to request access to government information.

Making a Request - The TPIA is triggered when a person submits a written request to the City. The request must ask for information that is already in existence.

The Act does not require the City to create new information, compile data, do legal research, or answer questions. A request should be sent to the City department that has the information. A request sent by fax or email must be sent to the proper custodian of the information.

All HFD TPIA request (from non-media) - please submit an open records request (include your contact information with mailing address) to: email hfdemsrec@houstontx.gov by mail to HFD Records 600 Jefferson, Ste. 800, Houston, TX 77002. Fax 832-394-6883.

*Media - HFD TPIA request (from media) - please submit an open records request (include your contact information with mailing address) to: Alicia Breaux, HFD Public Affairs, 600 Jefferson, Ste. 600, Houston, TX 77002, or E-mail: alicia.breaux@houstontx.gov

* For all Arson related inquires and/or fire incidents under investigation , please contact the HFD Arson Division directly at 713-247-8900

The Public Information Office

To receive the HFD News Updates, please contact the HFD Public Affairs Office at hfdpubinf@houstontx.gov.

The Public Information Office is located at 1801 Smith, Ste. 600, Houston, TX 77002.

The Public Information Officer on-call may be reached at 832.394.6630.