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  • Incident Statistics

    Statistics for the week of 9/8/2014 to 9/14/2014

    Fire:291

    Medical Emergency:2,304

    Haz Mats/FMS:45

    Misc:230

    2014 YTD Total: 97,031

    2013 YTD Total: 93,840

    As of September 14, 2014, Riverside County incidents have increased 3.4% from last year.

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Riverside County Fire Department News

  • 2014 Cooling Center Locations

    Looking for a cool place to get a break from the heat?

  • Earthquake Safety

    CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department would like to remind residents of Riverside County that we are prone to a large Earthquake occurring at any time. Please ensure that you and your family are prepared.

  • Grilling Safety

    CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department would like to provide some useful grilling tips to keep your summers fun and your families safe

  • Drought Prevention

    CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department urges residents to develop a strategy to use when a drought occurs. If all else fails, follow these *tips to conserve water.

  • Hazardous Hiking Areas

    CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Chief, John R. Hawkins received approval from the Riverside County Board Supervisors to close seven hiking areas throughout Riverside County on June 17, 2014.

  • Drowning Safety

    Drowning is a concern not only during the summer months, but year round. Please click below to watch a very important and informative video about drowning safety.

  • Snake Awareness

    With the spring and summer seasons approaching, CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department would like to share some important awareness and safety tips about snakes that live in Southern California.

  • Equipment Use

    Are you doing the right thing the wrong way?

  • BEFORE YOU BURN!!!

    Please read before conducting permitted burning!!

  • Wildfire is coming, are YOU ready?

    Protect your family and home from an approaching wildfire.

  • Updated Incidents
    • Main (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 4:36 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-97901
      Incident Location: 200 Block W Main St
      Type: Residential Structure Fire
      Community: San Jacinto
      Details
    • SILVERADO FIRE CREATES DRIFT SMOKE FOR TEMESCAL VALLEY RESIDENTS

      Reported Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 0:00 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-INFORMATION ONLY
      Incident Location: Temescal Valley (Riverside County)
      Type: Wildland Fire
      Community: Temescal Valley
      Details
    • Canyon

      Reported Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 3:02 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-97670
      Cause: Weather-Related - Severe Thunderstorm
      Incident Location: Elsinore High School - 21800 Canyon Drive
      Type: School Damage - Weather Related
      Community: Wildomar
      Details
    • Center (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 4:19 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-97291
      Cause: Failure of Equipment (water heater)
      Incident Location: 900 Block of Center Street
      Type: Structure Fire
      Community: Highgrove
      Details
    • 42nd (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 1:54 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-97056
      Cause: Under Investigation
      Incident Location: 78800 Block Ave 42
      Type: Multi-Family Structure Fire - Second Alarm
      Community: Palm Desert
      Details
    • Dune Palms (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 10:57 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-96764
      Incident Location: 79395 Hwy 111
      Type: Commercial Structure Fire - Second Alarm
      Community: La Quinta
      Details
    • Grind

      Reported Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 6:48 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-96704
      Incident Location: in the area of Bump and Grind trail
      Type: Medical - Area Rescue
      Community: Palm Desert
      Details
    • Interstate

      Reported Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014 5:42 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-96691
      Incident Location: I 10 E E/O Monterey Ave
      Type: Traffic Collision, Cut and Rescue - Fatality
      Community: Thousand Palms
      Details
    • Lake

      Reported Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 1:42 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-96243
      Incident Location: Alberhill Ranch Rd X Lake St
      Type: Traffic Collision - Fatality
      Community: Lake Elsinore
      Details
    • Lakeshore (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 2:24 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-96259
      Cause: Unattended cigarette
      Incident Location: 150 E Lakeshore Dr (Lake Elsinore Village Apt)
      Type: Multi-Family Apartment Fire
      Community: Lake Elsinore
      Details
    • FIRE IN ORANGE COUNTY

      Reported Date: Friday, September 12, 2014 0:00 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-INFORMATION ONLY
      Incident Location: FIRE IN ORANGE COUNTY
      Type: Wildland Fire
      Community: Orange County
      Details
    • Bootleg (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014 5:40 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-95679
      Incident Location: 32900 Block Bootleg Rd
      Type: Residential Structure Fire
      Community: Murrieta
      Details
    • Varner

      Reported Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014 2:17 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-95588
      Incident Location: Varner Rd W/O Washington St
      Type: Traffic Collision - Cut and rescue
      Community: Palm Desert
      Details
    • Wood (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 10:38 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-95353
      Incident Location: 15200 Block Wood Rd
      Type: Vehicle Fire
      Community: Woodcrest
      Details
    • Larrea

      Reported Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 11:39 AM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-95128
      Incident Location: 73771 Larrea St (Casa Larrea Motel)
      Type: Drowning
      Community: Palm Desert
      Details
    • Bautista (CONTAINED)

      Reported Date: Monday, September 08, 2014 11:38 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-94655
      Incident Location: 5500 Block Avenue Juan Bautista
      Type: Residential Structure Fire
      Community: Jurupa Valley
      Details
    • Ironwood

      Reported Date: Monday, September 08, 2014 2:24 PM
      Incident Number: CA-RRU-94487
      Incident Location: 25400 Block Ironwood Avenue
      Type: Structure Fire
      Community: Moreno Valley
      Details
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  • Benevolent Fund 501c3 Fundraising Campaign

    Click the button below for information on the Riverside Professional Firefighters Benevolent Fund 501c3 Fundraising Campaign.

  • CERT Training

    CERT is about readiness, people helping people, rescuer safety, and doing the greatest good for the greatest number. This class will be held October 17th - 19th, 2014.

  • Goldspotted Oak Borer (GSOB)

    The Goldspotted Oak Borer has arrived in Riverside County.