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Oxnard Fire Department to Graduate 19 new firefighters. Largest class in OFD history

Oxnard Fire Department to Graduate 19 new firefighters. Largest class in OFD history

Friday, September 8th at 10 am Oxnard Fire Department will hold a graduation ceremony for 19 new Firefighters who have successfully completed an intensive 16-week fire academy. Class 2017 is the largest class in Oxnard Fire Department history. The Fire Department is expecting upwards of 300 people in attendance from other Fire Departments, local dignitaries […]

Community invited to free training course on damage reporting Aug. 3, 2016

Community invited to free training course on damage reporting Aug. 3, 2016

City Manager Greg Nyhoff announces Darwin Base as Oxnard’s interim fire chief

City Manager Greg Nyhoff announces Darwin Base as Oxnard’s interim fire chief

OXNARD, Calif.–City Manager Greg Nyhoff announced the appointment of Darwin Base as the City of Oxnard’s interim fire chief on Monday, July 25, 2016.  Base, who currently serves as the Assistant Fire Chief, will assume his duties as Interim Fire Chief on July 30, 2016. Base will be responsible for leading a department that supports […]

Oxnard Wal Mart evacuated because of suspicious device

Oxnard Wal Mart evacuated because of suspicious device

Boat mishap in high winds outside Channel Islands Harbor

Sand was blowing in horizontal sheets, stinging hands and faces, when we arrived at the mouth of Channel Islands Harbor late this afternoon (4-27-16). We had heard, via the Fire Dept., that a boat capsized off Silverstrand Beach. On-scene personnel told us that very high winds had driven a boat into the harbor mouth jetty (see above […]

Accident at Harbor and Costa De Oro in Oxnard

Accident at Harbor and Costa De Oro in Oxnard

Very informative Fire Prevention & Disaster Preparedness Training Academy & Fair

Very informative Fire Prevention & Disaster Preparedness Training Academy & Fair

By George Miller The Oxnard Fire Dept. hosted a very useful event and open house on Saturday, October 3, at the shiny new $24 million Fire Station 8. It was intended to educate and inform residents about emergency risks and how to best deal with them. These risks included earthquakes, fires, floods, tsunamis, storms, health […]

Oxnard Fire Dept. service “Brownouts” to begin

Oxnard Fire Dept. service “Brownouts” to begin

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Oxnard Fire Dept incident response times officially a mystery- more important now that budget cuts will hit Dept.

Oxnard Fire Dept incident response times officially a mystery- more important now that budget cuts will hit Dept.

By George Miller Rapid response by the fire department is vital for public safety. City Council has requested Fire Department incident response time numbers repeatedly. A Fire Dept response time survey was pulled off  the 3-4-14 City Council meeting agenda due to lack of agreement on its accuracy. Those numbers showed that, overall,  only about […]

Oxnard Council: Metrolink accident report by Police and Fire Depts.

Oxnard Council: Metrolink accident report by Police and Fire Depts.

By George Miller The Oxnard City Council introduced discussion on the tragic Metrolink crash and the Rice 5th St. crossing. Fire Chief Williams and Assistant Police Chief Jason Benitez. Watch HERE Name Date Duration Agenda Minutes Video City Council Meeting February 24, find 2015 05h 45m Agenda Minutes Video . A call was received at 5:43 […]

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