Roseville Fire Department

Permit application for firework booths now available

Local nonprofit organizations can now apply for a fireworks booth permit from the city of Roseville. Ten permits are available this year for organizations that meet certain criter ...

Roseville fire collects Toys for Tots

The Roseville Fire Department is once again joining the mission to collect toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program. The purpose of the program is to collect ...

Police, fire conduct emergency exercise at Sutter

Roseville residents who may see police and fire personnel near Sutter Roseville Medical Center Wednesday morning need not be alarmed. The Roseville Police and Fire departments ar ...

Local firefighters raise money for muscular dystrophy

Firefighters from several departments in Placer County joined forces this past weekend to raise funds for the local chapter of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters fr ...

An honorary appointment

Six-year-old Paul J. Virador received a special appointment last week as an honorary Roseville firefighter, police officer and California Highway Patrolman. Virador, dressed in an ...

Roseville Costco evacuated due to Freon leak

The Roseville Costco was evacuated for a short time Tuesday as the store dealt with a Freon leak from its cooling system. Store officials did not call 911 to report the incident. ...

Wanted: Permanent Roseville fire chief

After a nationwide search that spanned more than six months, the Roseville Fire Department came up short on finding a permanent fire chief. City officials say that it is important ...

Firefighters see an increase in wildfire danger

Roseville firefighters say a small grass fire Tuesday is another sign of increasing wild fire danger, despite late-season storms which brought rain into the South Placer region las ...

Fire incidents low over holiday weekend

Roseville fire crews had a relatively quiet Fourth of July weekend with no major fires reported. One home was threatened in an 80-acre grass fire that broke out around 5 p.m. Frid ...

Wet spring brings fire danger to Roseville

An unusually wet spring has raised concern about a heightened fire danger this year in South Placer County. As temperatures are heating up and summer draws near, officials at the ...

Lightning splits tree, causes fire in Roseville

A series of severe thunderstorm cells moved through the region Sunday with lightning striking trees and causing a small fire at a local business. Several companies from the Rose ...

Man cited for address painting scheme

A man was cited and released Wednesday for allegedly posing as a safety worker endorsed by the Roseville Fire Department. According to Jeff Carman, assistant chief of operation ...

Council orders weed abatement

Is there a weed problem in Roseville?   On paper it looks like there might be, but the increase number of properties on the city’s weed abatement list is mostly due to lar ...

Roseville firefighters to conduct training in downtown Roseville beginning March 14

During the week of March 14 through 19, Roseville area firefighters will be converging in the downtown area to conduct search and rescue drills. They will be operating in the basem ...