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Congratulations on our newest Red Cross Ready Graduates!


Red Cross Ready- Graduate Promotion Flyer.pdf 

PRESS RELEASE – June 3, 2021 Firefighters first in the Nation to use new revolutionary hands free thermal imaging technology platform


 Menlo Park Fire Protection DistrictFirefighters first in the Nation to use new revolutionary hands free thermal imaging technology platform that allows them to enter burning buildings and more effectively and quickly save lives! MEDIA - Come see and try it for yourselfJune 4, 2021 @ 1 - 3 pm (Frid…

Red Cross Training


Please join us in making our community Red Cross Ready! Free online training.June 9, 2021 @ 6pm to 7:30pmEvery 2nd Wednesday of MonthFor more info:  Red Cross Training Flyer- June 9, 2021-Final.pdf 

Kidde TruSense Smoke Alarms and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms Recall Info


Kidde Recalls TruSense Smoke and Combination Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarms Due to Risk of Failure to Alert Consumers to a Fire:Recall Date: May 6, 2021Recall Number: 21-130                                                                                       Recall SummaryName of product:Kidde TruSe…

Press Release East Palo Alto Police and Menlo Park Fire District Join Forces to Arrest Firestarter


In the early morning hours of Saturday April 10, 2021, suspect Sender Abraham Ramirez Gonzalez (26-year-old transient) walked along the bicycle path adjacent to the RV Safe Parking lot located at 1798 Bay Road. The RV Safe Parking lot was established by the City of East Palo Alto in partnership wit…

PRESS RELEASE – April 9, 2021 Fire Station 4 –Ground Breaking Ceremony


Menlo Park Fire Protection District Friday, April 9, 2021 @ 3 pm Located at 3322 Alameda De Las Pulgas, or at the corner of Valparaiso Avenue     Pictured above – Demolition of Fire Station 4 that will be rebuilt by 2022 – Menlo Fire Please see the attached Press Release! Fire Station 4 - Ground Br…

PRESS RELEASE – April 1, 2021 Explosion and structure fire wasn’t a joke!


 Menlo Park Fire Protection District House fire may be related to earlier power outage      Pictured above – Firefighter Norman Bolanos sprays the side of a burn damaged, two story, shingle sided home with a penetrating extinguishment foaming agent,while Fire Investigators Marlon Spencer and Dave P…

PRESS RELEASE – March 8, 2021 Shooting victim found in the “Baylands Triangle”


Menlo Park Fire Protection District One of over 100 calls for emergency services into this remote series of “encampments” have occurred over the last several years!       Pictured above – A California Highway Patrol Unit along with officers from Me…

PRESS RELEASE – March 2, 2021 Pickup truck runs into East Palo Alto Fire Station


Menlo Park Fire Protection District       Pictured above – A Dodge Pickup Truck sustained significant damage when it almost struck the East Palo Alto Fire Station Tuesday afternoon - Credit Menlo Fire Menlo Park Fire District Firefighters working out o…

Fire Marshal's Safety Message Coloring Contest



PRESS RELEASE – February 25, 2021 Structure Fire Update - Almond Court Incident - East Palo Alto - Mother and Daughter Burned


  Menlo Park Fire Protection District Pictured above – A Menlo Park Fire District Investigator searches for the cause of an early morning fire in East Palo Alto where a mother and daughter were burned and eleven people were displaced- Credit Menlo Fire San Mateo …

PRESS RELEASE – February 15, 2021 Firefighters get soaked! Trying to shut down a sheared off fire hydrant


Menlo Park Fire Protection District   Pictured above – Menlo Fire Captain Rob Johnson, Engineer/Paramedic’s Brendan Murphy and Eric Bunzel get soaked, trying to shut-off a sheared off fire hydrant - Credit Menlo Fire   Menlo Park Firefighters were dispatched to…

PRESS RELEASE – February 8, 2021 Firefighters assist in Countywide mass vaccination effort 


Menlo Park Fire Protection District Pictured above – Menlo Park Firefighter/Paramedic Brian Berger vaccinates one of thousands of residents that came through the San Mateo Expo Center last week  - Credit Menlo Fire Last week, local Firefighters from every Fire agenc…

PRESS RELEASE – January 16, 2021


Menlo Park Fire Protection District   Three reported teenagers injured in a roll-over vehicle accident - One was ejected while the other two had to be extricated by firefighters using the Jaws of Life     Pictured above – Menlo Park Firefighter/Paramedi…

BREAKING NEWS Structure Fire in East Palo Alto displaces 11 residents on Christmas Eve


December 24, 2020 Menlo Park Fire Protection District “This is the second fire in two days caused by outdoor cooking, yesterday’s fire at the Camper Restaurant in down town Menlo Park was also related to outdoor cooking” the Fire Chief said Firefighters quickly ex…

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