The San Diego County Fire Authority supports the delivery of high quality emergency medical and fire services to a 1.5 million-acre area of unincorporated San Diego County. The emergency services are provided by a combination of professionally trained volunteer and career staff. Additionally, the San Diego County Fire Authority coordinates regional fire prevention for unincorporated San Diego County.


Recent News and Updates


Fire Prevention Week

This year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years,” represents the final year of our three-year effort to educate the public about basic but essential elements of smoke alarm safety.


Regional Resources for the 2016 Fire Seasons

As County residents do their part in preparation for wildfires by creating and maintaining defensible space; we would like to bring to your attention the regional resources available for 2016, as well as improvements the County has made in Wildland Emergency Coverage since the May 2014 fires.