SFD: Scottsdale fatal house fire caused by unattended cooking

The Scottsdale Fire Department has determined that a Dec. 23 residential house fire that killed Scott Michael Stephens, 51, was unintentional. [...] Continue Reading →

Black Friday kicks off Scottsdale Fire Department toy drive

Black Friday, Nov. 25, is the official kick-off for to the Scottsdale Fire Department Annual Toy Drive. New, unwrapped toys and gift cards are [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Fire Department salutes outstanding service

During its annual ceremony, the Scottsdale Fire Department recognized the men and women who work tirelessly to bring safety to the city. The [...] Continue Reading →

Fire officials: keep vigilance high as children go back to school

August is not the end of drowning season. In fact, in Arizona there is no drowning “season.” Kids and adults drown year round. Unfortunately, [...] Continue Reading →

Heroic efforts save Scottsdale resident, puppy from drowning in canal

A morning jog turned grim when a Scottsdale resident found himself struggling to keep both him and his dog above water, after a series of events [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale rotarians enjoy day at park, visiting with SFD

Members and guests of the Rotary Club of Scottsdale enjoyed a Rotary Day at the Park including food and visiting and learning about aspects of [...] Continue Reading →

Officials urge Scottsdale residents in urban interface to reduce fire threat

Summer seems to have started early in the desert this year. High temps tend to dry out vegetation, which provides ample fuel for wildfires. In [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Fire collects more than 15,000 toys for drive

Scottsdale Fire Department wraps its 2015 Toy Drive Wednesday with more than 15,000 toys collected throughout November and December. “Our [...] Continue Reading →