Members of both Texas A&M Task Force 1 (TX-TF1) and Texas Task Force 2 patterned with Texas Military Department in a multi-day water training on the Texas coast in Late October. Training like this help are members practice their skills in water rescue a be prepared for any emergencies. The group entering the Chinook helicopter…
This weekend, Local 51’s Rick Flores and Jay Nicholson took part in Over the Edge. Over the Edge is a fundraiser designed to support veterans through entrepreneurial training, assistance to start their own business, no to low-cost mental health and supportive services (including their families) both in person and online, and Quality of Life programs…
Earlier today, EPFD crews responded to a Condition 1 Fire at Loop 375 and Sgt Major Blvd. The crews, assisted by the Ft Bliss Fire Department, quickly contained the fire in a fuel tanker. No injuries were reported. The incident is under investigation. Photos by J Huerta
By FF Scruggs Fire fighter Paramedic Tim Shaughnessy wanted you to experience a different point of view in the Fire Department . If you have a something you would like to share send it to us or call 915 212-5665 or 212-5631.
By FF Scruggs Downtown had a smelly situation last week. Not to worry, EPFD Battalion 1 C Shift is on it! All Clear
Yesterday, crews from Station 5 and Station 11 to practice and hone their skills on Urban Search and Rescue. Photos by FF Gabe Trevino.
By FF Scruggs Earlier this month, Central Fire Station received a very special lunch from some visitors who wanted to express their gratitude for what you do.
The CISD Dog Team from San Antonio paid our comms center a visit to show them some love from the pups. About LCC Comfort Dog Ministry Launched in August 2008, the Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dog Ministry is a national human-care ministry embracing the unique, calming nature and skills of purebred Golden Retrievers. LCC K-9…
On Monday, June 10th, the EPFD assisted EPPD and CBP on a recovery operation at the canal. Below are some photos shared by Captain Jones – ROC 31. The Water Rescue team got a chance to practice their Rope rescue skill over this month. The training involves cool heads and the phrase don’t look down….
Last week, EPFD and Sunland Park Fire crews performed a joint training exercise. By familiarizing with each others procedures and apparatus, crews know exactly what to do in the case of a situation that requires a joint response to keep our communities safe.Photos by EPFD Capt. Salmeron.