MAR
20

Connect With Us By Email

Be sure to join our email list to stay connected with us and receive our occassional emails. Your information is safe and won't be shared with anyone else. We perdiodically send out local news stories, charity events we're involved with, and other information from our organization to keep you informed of what we do.  Our organization includes firefighters from the Moraga/Orinda Fire District, Rodeo/Hercules Fire District, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, East Contra Costa Fire ...
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FEB
17

CCCFPD Academy 50 Highlight Video


  A glimpse into the experience of a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire academy, with Academy 50.
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FEB
09

Congratulations to the 8 new firefighters

cccfpd logoIt is with great pleasure we congratulate and welcome 8 new firefighters into the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District. These newest members of the Fire District will graduate on Friday, February 10th, 2017 and receive their probationary assignments. Congratulations and welcome to the fire service family!
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JAN
07

Creek & Flood Control Channel Safety

helo water rescue manczekWith the rainy season upon us our normally calm creeks and channels can become full of swift moving water and debris without warning. Please stay out of the creeks and channels and Stay Alive! Take advantage of this opportunity to speak to our children and friends about the dangers of fast moving storm water and the almost certain fate that awaits anyone who goes into rain swollen creeks and channels.The flood control channels are part of our community’s infrastructure and, like freeways or rail...
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DEC
31

New California Child Safety Seat Law Effective January 1, 2017

Buckling up is the single most effective thing you can do to protect yourself and your passengers in a crash.  It is extremely important to make sure all children riding in your car be properly secured before every trip.Thousands of children are injured or killed every year because their child passenger safety seats are not installed properly. Remember, most collisions occur within a mile of the home - so buckle your child in a safety seat for every trip, no matter how short....
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NOV
20

Thanksgiving Safety Tips


For most, the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially during the holidays. From testing family recipes to decorating cakes and cookies, everyone enjoys being part of the preparations. So keeping fire safety top of mind in the kitchen during this joyous but hectic time is important, especially when there’s a lot of activity and people at home. As you start preparing your holiday schedule and organizing that large family feast, remember, by following a few simple safety tips you can enjoy tim...
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NOV
19

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Open House October 29, 2016


Highlight video from the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Open House in Concord on October 29th, 2016
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OCT
26

WC Charity Ball Incident Press Release

United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa CountyPress Release Firefighter's Charity Ball Incident  October 26, 2016Walnut Creek, CA On October 22, 2016 the United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, Local 1230, hosted its 2nd Annual Firefighters Ball. The Ball is also a fundraiser for our Bikes for Tykes Charity. The money donated to this charity is used to buy bikes for needy children during the Christmas season. This event was a huge success, raising more th...
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OCT
07

35th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend

2016 memorial weekend logoEvery October, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation sponsors the official national tribute to all firefighters who died in the line of duty during the previous year. Thousands attend the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend.   There are 112 Fallen Firefighters to be honored at the National Memorial, to read more Click Here.   Here are some of the events  To Learn more Click Here
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SEP
26

Joint Venture with the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office

starr helo 2In 2015 the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District began a partnership with the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office to provide an increased level of service for the Sheriff's Air Support Unit (ASU), using their two helicopters, STARR 1 & STARR 3. This partnership has provided an enhanced cability of their helicopters, while providing a broadened scope of service throughout Contra Costa County.  During daylight operations, a CCCFPD Fire Captain/Paramedic is added to the helicopter...
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