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Posted on Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:54:28 GMT



LA Fire Department unveils 'SOBER Unit' aimed at reducing unnecessary emergency room visits - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

LA Fire Department unveils 'SOBER Unit' aimed at reducing unnecessary emergency room visits
Los Angeles Times
Seeking to crackdown on unnecessary emergency room visits, the Los Angeles Fire Department has launched a new program called the Sobriety Emergency Response — or SOBER — Unit that will transport publicly intoxicated people to a sober center located ...
LA program seeks to reduce ER visits with 'sober center'Seattle Times

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Posted on Sun, 07 Jan 2018 20:19:24 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department Launches SOBER Unit - TheFix.com

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Los Angeles Fire Department Launches SOBER Unit
TheFix.com
The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) unveiled a long-gestating pilot program to lessen the strain on the 911 system and its associated emergency medical technicians (EMTs) by devoting a special unit that will transport publicly intoxicated ...


Posted on Tue, 09 Jan 2018 23:24:45 GMT



At least 13 dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudflows and freeway closures across Southern California - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

At least 13 dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudflows and freeway closures across Southern California
Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Fire Department had to launch a swift-water rescue to aid a man and a dog trapped in rising water near the Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area, and a Los Angeles police cruiser became mired in a debris flow on La Tuna Canyon Road, according ...
Difficult search goes on in California mudslidesLas Vegas Sun
Montecito mudslide: Body found, increasing death toll to 20KABC-TV
California mudslides death toll rises to 19Houston Chronicle

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Posted on Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:15:07 GMT



One person dead in Pico-Union fire - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

One person dead in Pico-Union fire
Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Fire Department is investigating what it calls a suspicious fire that left one person dead at a home in the Pico-Union neighborhood early Wednesday. Firefighters arriving around 3:15 a.m. at the two-story triplex in the 1700 block of ...
Pico-Union House Fire Leads to 'Suspicious Death' Investigation ...KTLA
Person Found Dead After Century-Old Pico-Union Home Goes Up In ...CBS Los Angeles
Person found dead in Pico-Union house fire, fire officials say | abc7 ...KABC-TV

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Posted on Wed, 10 Jan 2018 18:36:11 GMT



Local K-9 Rescue Team Shares Stories from Montecito - NBC Southern California

NBC Southern California

Local K-9 Rescue Team Shares Stories from Montecito
NBC Southern California
“It was incredible watching him work," San Diego Fire-Rescue Department (SDFD) Captain Brent Brainard said of his K-9 Decker. "He's done searches before but not for 10 hours.” Brainard and Kirk spoke of the challenges facing the search dogs and the ...

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Posted on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:53:00 GMT



Arson suspects sought in Pasadena church fire - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Arson suspects sought in Pasadena church fire
Los Angeles Times
Community volunteers help clean damage caused by an arson fire started inside the Church of the Angels in Pasadena early Saturday. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times). Carlos Lozano. Authorities are searching for those responsible for vandalizing a ...
Arson Suspected in Fire That Damaged 129-Year-Old ChurchNBC Southern California
Authorities Seek Arson Suspects in Pasadena Church Fire | KTLAKTLA
Vandals Damage, Set Fire to West Pasadena's Historic Church of the AngelsPasadena Now

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Posted on Sat, 13 Jan 2018 22:09:42 GMT



LA fire officials will track homeless encampments in high-risk fire zones - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

LA fire officials will track homeless encampments in high-risk fire zones
Los Angeles Times
The number of homeless in Los Angeles County currently stands at about 58,000 people, according to the latest count. In the West L.A. service area — including Bel-Air and Brentwood — the homeless population is 5,511. Six homes were destroyed and a ...
LA Fire Officials to Track Homeless Encampments in High-Risk Zones After Skirball Fire Was Sparked at OneKTLA
LA Fire Launches 'Sober Unit' to Pick Up Intoxicated Homeless ...NBC Southern California
Task force aims to remove homeless encampments from high-risk areas after Skirball fireInland Valley Daily Bulletin

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Posted on Fri, 05 Jan 2018 21:21:35 GMT



Delta jetliner makes emergency safe return to Los Angeles - FireEngineering.com

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Delta jetliner makes emergency safe return to Los Angeles
FireEngineering.com
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Delta Air Lines passenger jet returned safely to Los Angeles International Airport on Thursday after developing a hydraulic problem shortly after takeoff, officials said. Flight 1594 to Detroit reported a "flight control issue ...
Delta flight headed to Detroit makes emergency landing in LA - Story ...Fox 2 Detroit
Leak Forces Delta Plane To Make Emergency Landing At LAXPatch.com
Delta Airlines flight forced to return to LAX after mechanical malfunctionFOX 11 Los Angeles

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Posted on Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:25:52 GMT



Audio: LA Fire unit to pick up intoxicated homeless in Skid Row ... - 89.3 KPCC

89.3 KPCC

Audio: LA Fire unit to pick up intoxicated homeless in Skid Row ...
89.3 KPCC
A new rig operating out of L.A. Fire Department Station 4 will pick up intoxicated homeless people and deliver them to a safe place for detox. Rina Palta, KPCC. Rina Palta | January 5, 2018. Listen to story. 01:00. Download this story 0.0MB. The Los ...

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Posted on Fri, 05 Jan 2018 23:26:07 GMT



Explosion at Restaurant Near Hollywood and Highland Prompts ... - KTLA

KTLA

Explosion at Restaurant Near Hollywood and Highland Prompts ...
KTLA
An investigation is underway after an explosion at a mixed-use building near the busy intersection of Hollywood and Highland Wednesday night left a woman injured and prompted the evacuation of some residents in Hollywood, authorities said. An explosion ...
Explosion at Hollywood restaurant possibly linked to natural gas ...Los Angeles Times
Natural Gas Explosion Reported Near Hollywood & Highland ComplexHollywood Reporter
Hollywood explosion: 'Glass everywhere' after blast at bottom of six-storey buildingMirror.co.uk
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Posted on Thu, 21 Dec 2017 06:44:45 GMT



 

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