Programs and Services
- Child Passenger Safety
- Ride Along Program
- Fire Cadet Program
Public Education Requests
Watsonville Fire Department
The Watsonville Fire Department protects the City of Watsonville residents by providing comprehensive emergency services with dedicated professionals in cooperation with other agencies. Serving an area of approximately 14 square miles with a population of 60,000, we are committed to expanding our capabilities by continuously evaluating threats and formulating strategies to effectively safeguard our community.
The Fire Department responds to a variety of emergency incidents:
- Structure fires, emergency medical incidents, rescues, hazardous materials incidents, automobile fires, wildland fires, provides local and statewide mutual aid assistance, and other miscellaneous calls.
The Fire Department also responds to many non-emergency incidents such as standby incidents with police, public service calls, as well as fire safety inspections.
The Fire Department also places great emphasis on public relation activities such as Toys for Tots, Community education programs, and the child safety seat inspection program.