The Santa Cruz Fire Department includes four fire stations and one lifeguard headquarters. Our apparatus includes four engines, one type 3 engine and one truck. We currently have over 60 staff members which includes firefighter/paramedics, captains, battalion chiefs, fire prevention staff, training staff, and administrative staff. Additionally we have about 70 seasonal lifeguards.
Emergency Services Provided
- Structure Fire Suppression
- Wildland Fire Suppression
- Emergency Medical Services (Paramedic)
- Hazardous Materials Incident Response
- Marine Rescue Services
- Technical Rescue