6 Divisions, 25 Fire Stations, and 60,000 annual emergency calls: the City of Oakland is protected at all times by the over 500 fire service professionals of the Oakland Fire Department.
Jun 25, 2018, 7:00:00 AM
Recently, an on-duty sworn OFD member was questioned while conducting annual vegetation management inspections in the Oakland Hills.
Jun 22, 2018, 7:00:00 AM
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the City of Oakland that will last from starting at 11am Saturday, June 23rd until 8pm on Sunday, June 24th.
May 11, 2018, 7:00:00 AM
In an ongoing effort to reduce the threat and devastating effects of wildfires in the Oakland hills, the Oakland Fire Department today released a Draft Vegetation Management Plan (VMP) for public review and comment.
Fact Sheet | Tuesday, Feb 20 2018
Emergency procedure roles and responsibilities handbook
Info Memo | Monday, Oct 10 2016
In April of 2015 the fire alarm system in City Hall failed during a scheduled inspection and testing. It wasdetermined...
Info Memo | Friday, Dec 04 2015
Weather forecasters are predicting this year’s  El Niño will bring significant rainfall and strongwinds –...
Darin WhiteFire Department Chief
A thirty-year veteran of the fire service and a life-long Oakland resident, Chief White had been serving as Acting, and then Interim Fire Chief, and was appointed Fire Chief on October 20, 2017.
Oakland Fire Department Administration150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Suite 3354Oakland, CA 94612
In an emergency call 9-1-1Fire Emergency Direct Line: (510) 444-1616OFD Non-emergency: (510) 444-3322 or (510) 238-4000TDD: (510) 238-3254
Other Frequently Requested NumbersFire Administration: (510) 238-3856Fire Prevention Bureau: (510) 238-3851
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