SAN ANDREAS FIRE DEPARTMENT
This page shall serve as the official Weapons Policy for the San Andreas Fire Department:
Last Updated: 12/13/2022
By: Kidd B.
17.2- SAFD definition of a "weapon"
17.3- SAFD Expectations/Standards
Members are also prohibited from carrying a weapon while in the course and scope of representing the Department regardless of whether he/she is licensed to carry a handgun
The only exceptions to this policy are law enforcement officers who are functioning in official capacity
When a member is in possession of a valid carry permit and has a weapon on their person, that weapon shall be removed from the person and secured in his/her vehicle prior to entering the Fire Station, or the fire incident or event, whether owned, leased or controlled for any reason
The Department has no responsibility to provide a means of storage of any weapon
A member who is uncertain whether an instrument or device is prohibited under this policy is obligated to request clarification to insure that he/she is not in violation of this policy
Members will be held responsible for making sure that any potentially covered item you possess is not prohibited by this policy
Members who violate this policy will be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including suspension from the department
**This policy shall not be construed to create any duty of obligation on the part of the Department to take any actions beyond those required of an employer by existing law