STOCKTON - Six firefighters were promoted to the rank of fire captain at a ceremony Feb. 21. It was the first round of promotional celebrations for the Stockton Fire Department since 2010.
Collectively, the new captains have more than 70 years of experience and service to the community, the Stockton Fire Department said.
The new fire captains are Toby Trana, Jeffery Van Houten, Steven Islas, Todd Silski, Greg Biddle and Joshua Buscemi.
The Stockton Fire Department serves the City of Stockton, Port of Stockton, Boggs Tract Fire District, Eastside Fire District, Lincoln Fire District and Tuxedo-Country Club Fire District providing emergency and community services to 336,000 residents over a 92 square mile area.