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Ventura fire crews knock out blaze: House and vehicle severely damaged

Ventura fire crews knock out blaze: House and vehicle severely damaged

Ventura PD search for persons of interest in attempted murder of homeless man set on fire

Ventura PD search for persons of interest in attempted murder of homeless man set on fire

Ventura: Homeless man hospitalized after being set on fire

Ventura:  Homeless man hospitalized after being set on fire

On Saturday night, 1-17-15, at 11pm, the Ventura Police Department communications received a call that he had just found victim, 58 year old John Frazier, who is homeless, on fire at the south end of Seaward.  The caller managed to put out the fire using sand. Police and Fire personnel arrived on scene, they found […]

Home Christmas Tree Safety Tips from the National Fire Protection Assoc.

Home Christmas Tree Safety Tips from the National Fire Protection Assoc.

. Video: This NFPA/UL video demonstrates the flammability of a dry Christmas tree vs. a tree that has been watered regularly. Facts & figures Between 2007-2011, U.S. fire departments responded to an average of 230 home fires that started with Christmas trees per year. These fires caused an average of 6 deaths, 22 injuries, and […]

Arsonist arrested in May Ventura vehicles fires

Arsonist arrested in May Ventura vehicles fires

Ventura: Possible electrical malfunction starts car fire

Ventura: Possible electrical malfunction starts car fire

Quick response by Ventura Firefighters saves building

Quick response by Ventura Firefighters saves building

Ventura Fire Dept. puts out blaze–homeowner suffers smoke inhalation

Ventura Fire Dept. puts out blaze–homeowner suffers smoke inhalation

Ventura–Arson suspected in vehicle fires

Ventura–Arson suspected in vehicle fires

Cigarette starts motor home fire

Cigarette starts motor home fire

Fire crews responded to a reported vehicle fire. Arriving units found a class-C motor home parked on the roadside fully involved with fire. They quickly knocked down the blaze preventing extension into a nearby grass covered field exposed to high winds at the time. Cause of the fire was attributed to a carelessly discarded cigarette […]