News

  • Free flu vaccines

    10/18/2017

    Vaccinations for Health program is hosting two remaining clinics this month

  • EPFD Fire Prevention Week

    10/12/2017

    EL PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department would like to encourage the entire community to take part in Fire Prevention Week by reviewing and practicing fire safety plans. Fire Prevention Week takes place this entire week (October 8-14), and aims at increasing public awareness on fire safety and the prevention of fire-related injuries, deaths, and property damage.

  • ComSAR McKelligon Canyon

    10/1/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 3:05 p.m. on Sunday Oct. 1, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the Franklin Mountains near the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheater when a lost hiker called 9-1-1.

  • Vaccinations October

    9/27/2017

    The Fire Department clinics will start again in October at the following locations and times:

  • Condition 3 - 7000 Alameda

    9/26/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 6:15 p.m. on Tuesday Sept.26, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the 7000 block of Alameda Ave. when a passerby saw a building on fire and called 9-1-1.

  • Condition 3 - 1100 Myrtle

    9/21/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 4:27 p.m. on Thursday Sept.21, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the 1100 block of Myrtle Ave. when some Fire Inspectors conducting inspections saw smoke and called 9-1-1 dispatch.

  • Arson Arrest

    9/21/2017

    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department announces today that a joint-agency investigation between the EPFD and the EPPD regarding a vehicle shop burglary/fire has led to the arrest of Luis Alberto Sosa.

  • Electrical Safety

    9/20/2017

    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department would like to remind the public that you do not need a flame to start a fire. Fires can start when electrical heat builds up near things that burn. Therefore, please consider these safety tips:

  • ComSAR McKelligon Canyon

    9/10/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 7:56 p.m. on Sunday Sept. 10, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the Franklin Mountains near the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheater when a passerby saw flashing lights at the ridge of the mountain and called 9-1-1.

  • ComSAR Tom Mays

    9/8/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 3:20 p.m. on Friday Sept. 8, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the Franklin Mountains near Tom Mays Park when two female hikers suffered medical issues and called 9-1-1.