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

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Resources at the Ready!

As we wind our way through summer with temperatures rising and once verdant vegetation drying out, here's an important reminder that wildfire is everybody's fight. For us, that means providing a robust arsenal of firefighting weapons; and for you, that means creating and maintaining the defensible space on your property. Simply said; we provide the offense, and you provide the defense! 


Stay Fire Safe While You're Away

With the increasing popularity of peer-to-peer hospitality services, it's important to remember that they are not regulated in the same manner as traditional accommodations such as hotels. In light of that, the National Fire Protection Association has developed this safety checklist for you to reference before you book your next stay. Be sure to take a few minutes to check it out, before you check in! 


Register now for AlertSanDiego!

With recent seismic activity in Southern California and the ever present wildfire threat, now's a good time to register if you have not already done so. Register your cell phone and email address with AlertSanDiego to receive important updates and alerts during emergencies!