San Carlos, CA

San Carlos and Redwood City Fire Department

Services provided by the San Carlos and Redwood City Fire Department include protecting life, property, and the environment from fire, medical, disaster, and hazardous materials-related incidents through emergency mitigation, public education, and code enforcement. For more information on how the San Carlos and Redwood City Fire Department works to protect life and property throughout the communities of Redwood City and San Carlos, please visit the link below. 

San Carlos and Redwood City Fire Department Website

Frequently Asked Questions

Got a question for the fire department? Find your answer here. 

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The San Carlos and Redwood City Fire Department welcomes opportunities to provide education and outreach to the community. We would enjoy speaking to your community group, church group, neighborhood association, workplace or other gathering of local residents on a variety of fire safety-related topics. Event requests and fire station tours can be scheduled by filling out a public education request form. Two weeks advance notice is required.

Public Education Request Form

Request an Incident Report 

San Carlos partners with Redwood City for our fire and emergency services. Fire records are stored with Redwood City. You can submit a request via their public records site below.

Incident Report Request

Fire Stations
Fire Station

Fire Station No. 13
525 Laurel St., San Carlos
Fire Station No. 16 (under construction)
1280 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Carlos

Wildfire Preparedness

Navigate the Wildfire Preparedness page to find tips for preparing for wildfire season and information about our next Wildfire Preparedness event.

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