Halloween at the Children’s Hospital

Today, the EPFD celebrated a very special Halloween. Sparky dropped by the El Paso Children’s Hospital to help the little ones trick or treat inside of the hospital. Floor by floor, the children, nurses, doctors, staff, other mascots, and Sparky, made sure that no candy went uneaten. The EPFD wishes everyone an amazing, fun, safe,…

FST Patrick Curry retires.

Last weekend, FST P. Curry completed his last shift with the El Paso Fire Department after 21 years of service to our community. Congratulations on your retirement; thank you for your service, Sir!

El Paso Firefighters Pipes and Drums gets recognized.

The El Paso Firefighters Pipes & Drums team has been recognized by the EPPD for the amazing work that they do and the support they have provided to set up the Police bagpiper band. As you know, the Firefighters Pipes & Drums team participates in several events and ceremonies throughout the year, thanks yo their…

Lt. Rafael “Rafa” Rodriguez Jr.

It is with deep sorrow that we inform of the passing of EPFD Lieutenant Rafael “Rafa” Rodriguez Jr. Lt. Rodriguez passed away on Sunday, October 29, after a brave battle against cancer. The El Paso Fire Department’s thoughts are with the Lieutenant’s family and friends during this difficult time. Thank you for your service Sir,…

Pipes & Drums and FPD present at MDA Muscle Walk

Firefighters and the MDA have always had a close relationship. This morning, the EP Firefighters Pipes & Drums team and the Fire Prevention Division were part of the Muscle Walk at Cielovista Mall. This type of events help the Muscular Dystrophy Association fundraiser to help patients.

Inaugural Officer David Ortiz Memorial Bike Ride Saturday, Oct 27th, 2018

Ortiz Bike Ride Flyer September 2018 To the El Paso Community, It is with great honor that the Ortiz Family introduce the newly established Officer David Ortiz Foundation.  Our goal is to lend support to the El Paso Community that our beloved David worked so hard to protect. The Ortiz Foundation’s initial project will be…

CPAT Class 96

El Paso Fire Department is gearing up for the next line of recruits. The CPAT, or Candidate Physical Ability Test, helps us pick out the best candidates out there and is one of the many needed steps just to get a chance to become a firefighter for the El Paso Fire Department. The CPAT is…

KVIA 7 at the SHOC

Friday ABC 7’s Christina Aguayo visited us at the SHOC to get an exclusive for Fire Prevention Week. Heres a look at what we teach our visitors on fire safety.   The following is the KVIA 7’s Story: Look, listen and learn: EPFD provides fire safety tips during Fire Prevention Week  

Thin Red Line Rarfle

Thin red line raffle! All proceeds to go to local EPFD Fire Fighters currently fighting cancer. Tickets $20. Raffle will take place at the end of the month! Come by D-Bat El Paso and get your ticket today! Contact Lt. J. Hernandez ARFF “B” or FST M. Hernandez St. 25 “B”

TEEX Disaster City

It’s that time again to send out our ARFF tech to be re-certified here are the pics