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.
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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.

Our Santa truck tours every December.
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Yesterday evening at approximately 6pm Turlock Fire responded mutual aid to assist Denair Fire Department with a working structure fire.
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As we draw closer to July 4th, Turlock Fire Department wants to remind everyone that

Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

Early this morning at approximately 07:43 am, all Turlock Fire units responded to a working structure fire in the 1000 block of Bethany Ave. First arriving crews found heavy smoke and fire coming from the garage.

Posted on Facebook 3 days ago

Turlock Fire Department currently has one member assigned to the #aerofire. Along with other members from the Central Valley Incident Management Team, he is assigned to the ICP assisting in the Planning Section.
Posted on Facebook 5 days ago

“Each July 4th, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while using consumer fireworks. Despite the dangers of fireworks, few people understand the associated risks - devastating burns, other injuries, fires, and even death.”

Posted on Facebook 9 days ago

🍖 BBQ season is here! We want everyone to keep fire safety in mind while you are enjoying the summer and all of the treats that come with it.

Posted on Facebook 17 days ago

Congratulations to Modesto Fire Department’s newly appointed Fire Chief, Kevin Wise!
Posted on Facebook 19 days ago

As we draw closer to July 4th, Turlock Fire Department wants to remind everyone that

Posted on Facebook 23 days ago

Happy Memorial Day! In honor of Memorial Day, TFD Administration office will be closed today.
Posted on Facebook 28 days ago

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