Houston Fire Department

News and Events


News Releases

December 6, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Golfcrest / Bellfort / Reveille Area

December 6, 2018 - Shed Fire in Fondren Gardens Area

December 6, 2018 - HFD’s Newest High Water Vehicle Ready to Respond in Flood-prone Greenspoint Area (Media Availability)

December 5, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Gulfton Area

December 5, 2018 - House Fire in Near Northside Area

December 5, 2018 - House Fire in Brays Oaks Area

December 4, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Clear Lake Area

December 4, 2018 - Warehouse Fire in Near Northside Area

December 4, 2018 - House Fire in Fort Bend Area

December 4, 2018 - Synagogue Fire in Meyerland Area

December 4, 2018 - Duplex Fire in Briar Forest Area

December 4, 2018 - Motel Fire in Willow Meadows / Willowbend Area

December 4, 2018 - House Fire in Eastex-Jensen Area

< a href="https://us14.campaign-archive.com/?e=d284098065&u=bbc8dea1a49ed98f626812405&id=943393b203"> November 30, 2018 - Shell Oil Company Makes a Major Contribution to HFD’s Operation Stocking Stuffer Toy Drive

< a href="https://mailchi.mp/houstontx/house-fire-in-near-northside-area-sn6tegxdev?e=8336925621"> November 29, 2018 - House Fire in Near Northside Area

< a href="https://mailchi.mp/houstontx/apartment-fire-in-brays-oaks-area-91fpl8gp3s?e=8336925621"> November 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Brays Oaks Area

< a href="https://mailchi.mp/houstontx/apartment-fire-in-greater-inwood-area?e=8336925621"> November 29, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Greater Inwood Area

< a href="https://mailchi.mp/houstontx/houston-fire-department-houston-apartment-association-and-memorial-hermann-hospital-to-encourage-holiday-safety-exeijj1qhp?e=d284098065"> November 29, 2018 - Houston Fire Department, Houston Apartment Association and Memorial Hermann Hospital to Encourage Holiday Safety

November 27, 2018 - House Fire in Spring Branch East Area

November 27, 2018 - Apartment Laundry Room Fire in Brays Oaks Area

November 27, 2018 - Warehouse Fire in Fairbanks / Northwest Crossing Area

November 27, 2018 - House Fire in Trinity / Houston Gardens Area

November 27, 2018 - House Fire in Denver Harbor / Port Houston Area

November 27, 2018 - Townhome Fire in Washington Avenue Coalition / Memorial Park Area

November 26, 2018 - Garage Apartment Fire in Pecan Park Area

November 26, 2018 - House Fire in Eastex – Jensen Area

November 26, 2018 - House Fire in Pleasantville Area

November 19, 2018 - Popeyes and HFD Turkey Luncheon and Awards Ceremony

November 18, 2018 - Houston Firefighters Rescue Horse from Septic Hole

November 15, 2018 - Patient Reunion with Houston Fire Department

November 14, 2018 - House Fire in Near Northside Area

November 14, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Spring Branch Central Area

November 14, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Brays Oaks Area

November 14, 2018 - House Fire in Acres Homes Area

November 13, 2018 - Apartment Fire in The Alief Area

November 13, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Edgebrook Area

November 13, 2018 - House Fire in Independence Heights Area

November 13, 2018 - Apartment Fire in MacGregor Area

November 9, 2018 - Gas Station / Convenience Store Fire in Greater Third Ward

November 9, 2018 - 2-Alarm Senior Living Community Building Fire in Greater Uptown

November 9, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Westwood Area

November 9, 2018 - Condominium Fire in Brays Oaks Area

November 9, 2018 - House Fire in Brays Oaks Area

November 8, 2018 - House Fire in Kingwood Area

November 8, 2018 - Warehouse Fire in Greater Hobby Area

November 8, 2018 - House Fire in Eldridge/West Oaks Area

November 8, 2018 - House Fire in the Alief Area

November 5, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Uptown Area

November 5, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Northside Area

November 5, 2018 - House Fire in Greater OST / South Union Area

November 5, 2018 - Motel Fire in Independence Heights Area

November 5, 2018 - Restaurant Fire in Greater Heights Area

November 2, 2018 - Hotel Fire in Langwood Area

November 2, 2018 - House Fire in Trinity / Houston Gardens Area

November 2, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Sharpstown Area

November 2, 2018 - House Fire in Gulfgate / Riverview / Pine Valley Area

November 2, 2018 - House Fire in Meadowbrook / Allendale Area

November 2, 2018 - House Fire in Fort Bend Area

October 27, 2018 - Houston Firefighters to be Honored Tonight, HFD Valor and Service Awards

October 16, 2018 - Business Office Fire in Neartown – Montrose Area

October 16, 2018 - House Fire in Acres Home Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in Alief Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in South Park Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in Greater OST / South Union Area

October 15, 2018 - Building Fire in Clinton Park Tri-Community Area

October 15, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Pecan Park Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in Carverdale Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in South Acres / Crestmont Park Area

October 15, 2018 - House Fire in Alief Area

October 15, 2018 - Building Fire in Greater Third Ward Area

October 11, 2018 - House Fire in Greater Third Ward

October 11, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Northshore Area

October 11, 2018 - Apartment Fire in Spring Branch Central Area

October 9, 2018 - Fire Chief Sam Pena to Address Committee on HFD's Compliance with National Safety Requirements




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 1801 Smith Street, 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, 1801 Smith Street, 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.