A man is alive because of Oakland residents who fought to battle flames until crews arrived at the scene, according to an OFD firefighter.
A high-risk rescue operation took 25 Oakland firefighters to bring two people to safety on Monday. Both injured patients are recovering in the hospital.
A torched Christmas tree at Jack London Square has been fixed in time for the weekend community celebration.
Five people lost their home Wednesday afternoon to what was likely an accidental fire in an East Oakland apartment building, fire officials said.
Video: OaklandFireCa on Twitter.
A fire station in the Oakland hills would seem to be an unlikely spot for a confrontation over guns, let alone one in which firefighters were threatened.
Oakland police are asking residents in the area of 7th and Filbert Streets to evacuate immediately because of a natural gas leak.
Investigators are looking into whether a homeless encampment may have sparked a 3-alarm warehouse fire in East Oakland early Saturday morning.
Firefighters in Oakland will remain at the scene of an earlier 3-alarm fire at a recycling facility located near 10th and Wood Streets.
Firefighters knocked down a blaze at the Sunshine Biscuits building in East Oakland Saturday afternoon that sent up a column of black smoke visible several miles away.
Firefighters in Oakland are cleaning up after containing a 2-alarm blaze at an apartment building near Highland Hospital.
An Oakland little girl, about to turn 2-years-old, and her father were killed Friday night in a suspicious fire at their East Oakland home. Police are saying the fire could be linked to other recent crimes.
Oakland police say a 37-year-old man and his baby daughter who were killed in a fire early Saturday were the victims of homicide. Authorities say the deaths and the related injuries of family members are linked to other recent crimes.
Oakland firefighters extinguished a house on fire in the 2500 block of 12th Avenue early Sunday, following initial reports of people trapped inside.
Crews with the Oakland fire department quickly contained a grass fire burning near I-580 near Keller & Mountain Blvd.
A two-alarm fire Friday night at an Oakland recycler originated at a homeless camp along the railroad tracks, with the cause still undetermined, Oakland fire officials said.
The Oakland fire department extinguished a mid-day blaze at a homeless encampment near the city's Home Depot store.
The fully-involved fire at an encampment on the 400 block of Alameda Avenue near the Home Depot was tweeted by the agency at 12:11 p.m. Wednesday.
Eleven people were displaced by a two-alarm fire that damaged two Victorian homes in West Oakland Wednesday morning, fire officials said.
BART service through downtown Oakland resumed and stations reopened after a gas leak was capped Saturday afternoon, officials said.