Fire Safety Information to Keep Our Forests Healthy and Your Property Safe

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Contact information for fire prevention and law enforcements agencies working within San Bernardino County.

To report a fire or other emergency
Dial 911

To report arson,
Call "We Tip" at (800) 47-ARSON


San Bernardino County Fire Department
Emergency Information Line: (909) 355.8800 (recorded message)
During a large fire or prescribed burn, an information center may be activated.

San Bernardino County Sheriff

(909) 884-0156

San Bernardino County Office of Emergency Services
(909) 356-3998

San Bernardino County Emergency Information Phone Line
(909) 355-8800 (recorded information only)

San Bernardino County Hazardous Tree Abatement Program
(909) 336-7080


California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
San Bernardino Unit: (909) 881-6900
CAL FIRE Arson Hotline: (800) 468-4408

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
(916) 654-5266

California Highway Patrol
San Bernardino Office: (909) 383-4247
Non-Emergency Hotline: (800) TELL CHP


U.S. Forest Service, San Bernardino National Forest
Information Center: (909) 383-5688
San Bernardino Office: (909) 382-2600

USFS also maintains a comprehensive online Incident Information System that provides fire information during active fires.

Natural Resources Conservation Service
Riverside Office: (951) 684-3722

Local Fire Departments/Districts

Arrowbear Lake Fire Department
(909) 867-3479

Big Bear City Fire Department
Contact Person: Deanne Berry (909) 585-2362

Big Bear Lake Fire Protection District
(909) 866-4668

Crest Forest Fire Protection District
(909) 338-3311

Running Springs Fire Department
(909) 867-2630

Volunteer Organizations

Inland Empire Fire Safe Alliance (of Fire Safe Councils)
(866) 923-3473

Angelus Oaks Fire Safe Council
Chairman: Norm Cione
(909) 794-6247

Arrowhead Communities Fire Safe Council
President: Gerry Newcombe
(909) 337-3383

Big Bear Valley Fire Safe Council
(909) 584-1403 or (909) 584-1066

Lytle Creek Fire Safe Council
Ellen Pollema
(909) 887-1400

Mill Creek Canyon Fire Safe Council
Fire Station #128, Valley of the Falls Drive, Forest Falls

Mountain Rim Fire Safe Council
(909) 337-6844; toll-free: (866) 923-FIRE

Wrightwood Fire Safe Council
Meeting Information: (760) 249-5248

San Bernardino National Forest Association
(909) 382-4802


SBNFA Forest Care Program
(888) 883-THIN

California ReLeaf
(866) 923-3473 (toll-free)

Mountain Communities Wildfire ReLeaf
(909) 382-2777

Working together, we can prevent catastrophic wildfires.