Salt Lake City Reception Center near 300 West catches fire in the early morning...

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Commercial Structure Fire LOCATION: 309 W. 1500 South At 1:40 a.m., on Thursday, Feb. 15, Salt Lake City dispatchers received a call that "dense smoke," was coming from a commercial building...

Family displaced by duplex fire

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Residential Fire LOCATION: 1334 E. Zenith Ave. (2910 South) At 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a fire in the back (south side) unit...

Captain Fred Anstee named 2017 Firefighter of the Year

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 Salt Lake City — The Exchange Club of Salt Lake City has named Salt Lake City Fire Department Captain Fred Anstee, “Firefighter of the Year 2017.”   The award was presented to Anstee on...

No one harmed in small basement fire reported by homeowners

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Residential Fire LOCATION: 1936 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City A fire was reported at 4:30 a.m. this morning by homeowners at 1936 S. 1300 East. The call to 9-1-1 reported...

No one harmed in small basement fire reported by homeowners

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Residential Fire LOCATION: 1936 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City A fire was reported at 4:30 a.m. this morning by homeowners at 1936 S. 1300 East. The call to 9-1-1 reported...

Small gas leak forces evacuation of several downtown Salt Lake City businesses

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Gas leak/Hazardous Material Incident LOCATION: 234 S. 200 E. Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a natural gas leak on Friday, Jan. 26, around 11 a.m. at 234 S. 200 East,...

Good Neighbor Spotlight: Attentive Neighbors Spot Smoke, Call 9-1-1, and Help Family to Evacuate

ATTENTION: News Desk / Assignment Editors MEDIA HOTLINE: 801-550-0121 INCIDENT TYPE: Residential Fire LOCATION: 1019 W Pierpont Ave. On Sunday, Sept. 10, around 10:15 a.m., the Salt Lake City Fire Department responded to a house fire at 1019 W. Pierpont Ave. Neighbors...

Karl Lieb Set to Take Oath of Office on Thursday

On Thursday, Jan. 12, Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski will conduct the swearing-in of the City’s new Fire Chief, Karl Lieb. Residents, representatives of the media, and business leaders are encouraged to attend. Attendees should arrive by 3:30 p.m.,...

Adopt a Hydrant this Winter

Do you have a fire hydrant outside your home or business? If so, consider how important that source of water may become if your residence or business was subjected to a fire. Now ask yourself, “What if that fire hydrant could...

1960 SLC Fire Annual Report

SLC Fire 1960 Annual Report