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CAL FIRE Firefighters Local #2881 – Serving the Professional Firefighters in San Diego County

The 10th District of CAL FIRE Firefighters of Local #2881 is made up of nearly 500 firefighting members operating out of over 45 Fire Stations and facilities.  Our members staff CAL FIRE All Risk Fire Engines, Municipal Paramedic Engines, Ladder Trucks, Command and Support Vehicles, Paramedic Transport Ambulances, Fire Rescue Helicopters, Urban Search and Heavy Rescue Units, Water Rescue Units, Brush Patrols, Water Tenders, Fire Crew Carrying Vehicles and Air Coordination Aircraft.  Every aspect of the County Fire Operation in San Diego has members from Local #2881 involved, providing professional service.  We are the Firefighters of San Diego County Fire, the Deer Springs Fire Protection District, the Ramona Fire Department and the Yuima Municipal Water District.

Local #2881 – 10th District officers work hard everyday to ensure that we protect our members wages, working conditions and benefits.  In addition, we stay active in local politics that deal with fire protection in San Diego County.  We ensure that our members are represented as the world class firefighters they are.  The County has seen tremendous growth in Fire Protection Services and has invested over $450 Million Dollars over the last 10 years.  This dramatic increase in funding, infrastructure and staffing has been balanced with an open door relationship with our CAL FIRE San Diego County Fire Management Team, ensuring #1 that the needs of those we service comes first.

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#BorderFire [update] @CALFIRESANDIEGO is currently preparing to send a strike team of engines as well as support personnel to assist our cooperators in Mexico this morning. This incident will now be called the #Border8Fire. ... See MoreSee Less

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God bless you! And keep you safe.

Another reason for the wall....

Another great group of men and women have started their careers as #firefighters with CAL FIRE San Diego this week. Please help us welcome them to the fire department family! #welcometotheteam #firedepartment #sandiegocounty #calfiresandiego #calfire ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you!!!!

Welcome to your new family and friends. May God keep His hedge of protection around you all. I know you will all become good friends and look out for one another. I think that's just what fire fighters do, you all are family. Thank you for all you do😃😃😃😃😃😃Nancy

Welcome and Thank you❤ Be safe always....

Thank you! For your service! You all are turely on the front lines thank you for your service ❤️

Welcome aboard!! Xoxoxo beautiful picture be safe!!

Good luck stay safe thank you for doing this kinda of a job

Great hires, Captains from Gillespie Field.

I remember my first week in 1979. Crap I'm old!

You have joined an amazing Fire Department. Preeminent and recognized around the world. Take care of each other like the Brothers you are. Situational Awareness and safety first! Cal Fire Rules!

Stay safe and congratulations

Welcome aboard 👍👏 Remember there’s no letter I in the word TEAM 🙏

Welcome!! Thanku 4 what U do.. Stay safe... Fod b with u all always!!👍❤☝️

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A Celebration of Life Ceremony for CAL FIRE/San Diego County Fire Firefighter Yaroslav Katkov will take place on Tuesday, August 6th at 11am. A live stream of the services will be made available for the public and those that are unable to attend. #celebrationoflife #firefighter #sandiegocounty #calfiresandiego #calfire ... See MoreSee Less

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May he R.I.P. and GOD bless him in eternity! Amen!

RIP and thank you for your service. 😢

Rest In Peace, brother. 💙❤️

RIP brother

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Prayers to the family

My brother went to fire academy with him. May he rest in Heaven.Thank you for your service sir.💖💕

May God have mercy on the other firefighters. May God shine his light and love to the family and friends. My sincere condolences to the family and the other firefighters

RIP HERO Prayers to your family

My condolences to his family, friends and the brotherhood of fire fighters.

Condolences to his family and fellow firefighters 🙏

Prayers for the family and all who mourn his untimely passing.

Condolences for the family 🙏🙏🙏☝️☝️☝️

praying for his family🙏

My Deepest Sympathies Prayers and Condolences to his Family and the brotherhood of Firefighters especially his Department.

Condolences to the family

RIP 🙏🙏

So very sorry, praying for family and the Firefighters, thank you for your service Yaroslav, you are a brave firefighter, and all who protect our country fighting fires, thank you so much.

My condolences to the Katkov family and Cal Fire Family.❤️

Our deepest condolences

My Condolences to San Diego Firefieghters and His Family .

Thoughts and prayers for all 🙏😪🇺🇸

Thoughts & Prayers headed to Both Families 🙏🏼🙏🏼

📿😞 Blessings of strength 🎇🙏🎇

So sorry for the loss of your fellow firefighter. Prayers go up for all. ❤️🙏🏻❤️

Rest in peace, peace be with the family.

My deepest condolences to his loved ones😇God speed

RIP 😢🙏🏼

RIP 🙏🏻🙏🏻

RIP, Brave Young Man

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CAL FIRE FIREFIGHTERS LOCAL #2881 – 10TH DISTRICT – SAN DIEGO

The 10th District of CAL FIRE Firefighters of Local #2881 is made up of nearly 500 firefighting members operating out of over 45 Fire Stations and facilities.  Our members staff CAL FIRE All Risk Fire Engines, Municipal Paramedic Engines, Ladder Trucks, Command and Support Vehicles, Paramedic Transport Ambulances, Fire Rescue Helicopters, Urban Search and Heavy Rescue Units, Water Rescue Units, Brush Patrols, Water Tenders, Fire Crew Carrying Vehicles and Air Coordination Aircraft.