Press Releases

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  1. Murrieta Implements Emergency Medical Dispatch System

    A new medical protocol system has been implemented by the Murrieta Police and Fire Communications Center that will enable dispatchers to accurately assess each emergency medical situation and send the best possible response. Read on...
  2. Murrieta Fire Announces Mike Lopez as Deputy Fire Chief

    After an extensive and competitive recruitment, Murrieta Fire & Rescue has selected Mike Lopez as Deputy Fire Chief, filling the role that has been vacant since Chief David Lantzer’s promotion to Fire Chief. He begins on March 2, 2020. Read on...
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