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Fire Department
The firefighting professionals and staff of the Turlock Fire Department (TFD) are proud to serve the citizens of the City of Turlock in Stanislaus County. Turlock is geographically located in the center of the San Joaquin Valley of California. It is the second largest City in Stanislaus County and is located along the Highway 99 corridor.

Responding to approximately 7,000 calls for service each year (from 4 Fire Stations), TFD is a high-performance fire department. In terms of critical infrastructure, TFD is the emergency service provider for a number of high-hazard occupancies, including commercial processing facilities; 1 hospital with an emergency department; the Stanislaus County Fair Grounds; and California State University Stanislaus, with a student population of more than 9,000 on a 228-acre campus.

Information about working as a firefighter in Turlock, our explorer program, and how to join us for a ride along.

Services we offer, including smoke detector changes, home safety inspections, station tours, school site presentations, incident reports, and bike licensing.

We partner with American Safety Health Institute to offer CPR classes. Find out when and where we are offering a CPR class.

Learn how to be ready to keep you and your family safe in the event of a fire.

Information for those opening or running a business or developing in Turlock.

Learn about our history, how we are structured, our service statistics, our other operations, and our Santa truck tours every December.
On Social Media


Today we Remember & Honor all the brave men & women who have served this great nation and paid the ultimate sacrifice in protecting our Freedom.
#Turlock #memorialday ����
Posted on Facebook today

‪Turlock Fire Department wishes you a Happy & Safe Memorial Day weekend!

Thank you to all those who served our Country and paid the ultimate price protecting our Freedom. #Turlock #TFD City of Turlock - Turlock Police Department #memorialday‬
Posted on Facebook 1 day ago

Video from last night's Residential Structure Fire on Hedstrom Road.

See previous posts for full Press Release. #turlock #TFD
Posted on Facebook 1 day ago

Turlock Fire wrapped up our Annual Wildland Training today with Modesto Fire Department, Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District, Turlock Rural Fire Department, West Stanislaus Fire, Ceres Fire, and Hughson Fire.
#turlock #TFD
Posted on Facebook 1 day ago


Turlock Fire Department responded to a working structure fire on the 100 block of Hedstrom Road Turlock, California on May 26, 2017 at approximately 8:08 p.m.Upon arrival, crews found a fully involved single story residence with heavy fire...
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Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

Turlock Fire responded to a Residential Structure Fire yesterday on Hedstrom Rd near Geer Rd.
Turlock Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire showing from a Vacant Home. Fire crews worked quickly to contain the fire to the original residence and saved all surrounding properties. Modesto Fire D...
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Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

‪UPDATE: Turlock Fire remains on-scene on Hedstrom. Fire Marshal now on-scene to handle Investigation. Crews arrived to heavy fire in a Vacant Structure. Modesto Fire Department & Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District Also responded to assist TFD. #Turlock #TFD #Resourcesharing
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Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

‪UPDATE: Residential Structure Fire in the 100 block of Hedstrom now OUT. Firefighters remain on-scene overhauling. No injuries. Cause of the fire is under investigation. #turlock #TFD‬
Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

‪Turlock Fire responding to a Working Structure Fire on Hedstrom. Crews arriving with heavy fire showing. #Turlock #TFD‬
Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

Turlock Fire Engine 34 is currently covering Ceres Fire Station #15.
#ResourceSharing #Turlock #Ceres #TFD
Posted on Facebook 2 days ago

Turlock Fire is continuing Annual Wildland Training today out at the Turlock Airport. #turlock #TFD
Posted on Facebook 3 days ago


#Turlock #TFD #FEMA #FireSafety
Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

A Strike Team from Stanislaus County being led by a Turlock Fire Battalion Chief is currently in Stockton assisting with a massive 4 Alarm Fire. #stockton Stockton Fire Department
Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

‪Turlock Fire is deploying a Battalion Chief to #Stockton as a Strike Team leader for XST4200A to assist Stockton Fire Department with a 4 Alarm Fire‬.
Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

CONNECT to the Turlock Fire Department through our different Social Media Outlets!

Stay up-to-date with Incident Information, Department Events, Safety Tips and More!

#turlock #TFD
Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

Turlock Fire assisted Turlock Rural this afternoon at a single Vehicle Accident with a fatality on S. Center. Turlock Fire responded with a Battalion Chief and 2 Engines. S. Center is CLOSED between F St and S. Berkeley. #Turlock #TFD
Posted on Facebook 4 days ago



Turlock Fire Department was dispatched to the report of a Shed on fire at 875 Alpha Road on May 24, 2017 at 5:17p.m.Upon arrival, Turlock Firefighters found built-up leaves and pine needles smoking on the top of a metal storage shed...
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Posted on Facebook 4 days ago

Turlock Firefighters were using OES Engine 339 during today's Wildland Training.

This engine is a part of the CalOES Mutual Aid system. Turlock Fire staffs this engine with 4 personnel when requested and will respond all throughout CA and surrounding states to large scale incidents such as...
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Posted on Facebook 4 days ago

Turlock Fire is conducting annual Wildland Training this week out at the Turlock Airport with our surrounding Fire Agencies. Modesto Fire Department Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District Ceres Professional Firefighters Local 3636 #turlock #TFD #resourcesharing
Posted on Facebook 4 days ago

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