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L.A. wants to kick group out of old fire station - Los Angeles Times
L.A. wants to kick group out of old fire station  Los Angeles Times

L.A. officials are revoking an agreement that has long allowed a local group to use an old firehouse on Crenshaw Boulevard, spurring an outpouring of protest ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:17:00 GMT



3 firefighters hospitalized in downtown Los Angeles warehouse fire - Los Angeles Times
3 firefighters hospitalized in downtown Los Angeles warehouse fire  Los Angeles Times

Three firefighters were hospitalized early Monday morning after battling a “major emergency” warehouse fire in downtown L.A.'s arts district. Nearly 200 ...


Posted on Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Help Support LA Firefighters with LAFD Gear - NBC Southern California
Help Support LA Firefighters with LAFD Gear  NBC Southern California

A new clothing line that includes hats, T-shirts and hoodies inspired by the Los Angeles Fire Department is being sold online and all proceeds are going to help ...


Posted on Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2 People Suffer Burns After Woman Intentionally Sets Tent on Fire at South L.A. Encampment: LAFD - KTLA Los Angeles
2 People Suffer Burns After Woman Intentionally Sets Tent on Fire at South L.A. Encampment: LAFD  KTLA Los Angeles

A woman "intentionally" set a tent on fire in South Los Angeles Thursday, leaving one victim in critical condition and another suffering from minor burns, the los ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Respond to Grass Fire That Destroyed RV Along 210 Freeway in Pacoima - KTLA Los Angeles
Firefighters Respond to Grass Fire That Destroyed RV Along 210 Freeway in Pacoima  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters responded to a grass fire that destroyed a recreational vehicle along the 210 Freeway in Pacoima Saturday. Around 12:30 p.m., crews with the Los ...


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 20:26:00 GMT



Brush fire burns in Eagle Rock, clogging freeways and forcing evacuations - Los Angeles Times
Brush fire burns in Eagle Rock, clogging freeways and forcing evacuations  Los Angeles Times

A brush fire erupted in Eagle Rock on Sunday afternoon, clogging freeways, threatening homes and sending up a large plume of smoke that could be seen ...


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Having fully contained the Eagle Rock fire, firefighters now focus on cleanup - Los Angeles Times
Having fully contained the Eagle Rock fire, firefighters now focus on cleanup  Los Angeles Times

Glendale and Los Angeles firefighters on Tuesday continued to make progress in containing a brush fire that scorched roughly 45 acres in Eagle Rock. Dubbed ...


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crews Contain Small Brush Fire Along 118, 5 Freeways in Mission Hills - KTLA Los Angeles
Crews Contain Small Brush Fire Along 118, 5 Freeways in Mission Hills  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters have contained a brush fire that broke out along the 118 and 5 freeways in Mission Hills on Sunday afternoon. The Los Angeles Fire Department at ...


Posted on Sun, 08 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Brush fire in Malibu near PCH is 95% contained - Los Angeles Times
Brush fire in Malibu near PCH is 95% contained  Los Angeles Times

Firefighters were battling a 40-acre brush fire in Malibu on Friday, assisted by retardant and water-dropping aircraft as they worked quickly to set perimeters ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Dies After Being Pulled From Fire at Expo Park Boarding House; His Sister Is in Grave Condition - KTLA Los Angeles
Man Dies After Being Pulled From Fire at Expo Park Boarding House; His Sister Is in Grave Condition  KTLA Los Angeles

A man died after being pulled from a burning home in Exposition Park early Thursday morning, and the man's sister, who was rescued, remains in grave ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LA City, County Firefighters Joining Hurricane Dorian Response - NBC Southern California
LA City, County Firefighters Joining Hurricane Dorian Response  NBC Southern California

Fifty-seven crew members from the Los Angeles city and county fire departments were being deployed to the Southeast Tuesday to help with the response to ...


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Glendale students give thanks to firefighters who battled nearby brush fire - Los Angeles Times
Glendale students give thanks to firefighters who battled nearby brush fire  Los Angeles Times

Glendale and Los Angeles firefighters were honored by Glenoaks Elementary on Friday for their work in battling a nearby brush fire in Eagle Rock.


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters working to contain 250-acre brush fire in Riverside - Los Angeles Times
Firefighters working to contain 250-acre brush fire in Riverside  Los Angeles Times

Firefighters were working Saturday evening to contain a 250-acre brush fire that had threatened structures in the city of Riverside earlier in the day, authorities ...


Posted on Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Second Fire Reported At Vacant Home In Pacoima, Neighbors Blame Homeless - CBS Los Angeles
Second Fire Reported At Vacant Home In Pacoima, Neighbors Blame Homeless  CBS Los Angeles

PACOIMA (CBSLA) — Reisdents of a Pacoima neighborhood are speaking out Saturday following the second fire to hit a vacant home there in the past few ...


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 14:59:00 GMT



California boat fire: Conception wasn't built to charge so many devices - Los Angeles Times
California boat fire: Conception wasn't built to charge so many devices  Los Angeles Times

California Boat Fire: Growing focus on whether overloaded electronics caused a short that sparked fire.


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:00:00 GMT



Suspects in Eagle Rock Brush Fire Were Targeting Homeless Encampment, Officials Say - KTLA Los Angeles
Suspects in Eagle Rock Brush Fire Were Targeting Homeless Encampment, Officials Say  KTLA Los Angeles

Two men suspected of starting a brush fire that forced the evacuation of 100 homes in Eagle Rock and Glendale were allegedly trying to set ablaze a homeless ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man killed by Amtrak train in Chatsworth was Granada Hills resident - LA Daily News
Man killed by Amtrak train in Chatsworth was Granada Hills resident  LA Daily News

CHATSWORTH — Authorities on Thursday identified the man struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Chatsworth. It happened about 8:10 p.m. Wednesday in a ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:15:00 GMT



Previously Convicted ’Serial Arsonist’ Suspected of Setting 11 Fires in Studio City - KTLA Los Angeles
Previously Convicted ’Serial Arsonist’ Suspected of Setting 11 Fires in Studio City  KTLA Los Angeles

A man previously convicted of arson was arrested Friday morning after allegedly setting 11 fires in Studio City. Firefighters were called about 6 a.m..


Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Woman With ‘Significant Criminal History’ Arrested in West Adams Arson Fire: LAFD - KTLA Los Angeles
Woman With ‘Significant Criminal History’ Arrested in West Adams Arson Fire: LAFD  KTLA Los Angeles

A 52-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of arson in connection with a fire in West Adams in April that forced three residents to jump out a window ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police to remove homeless residents from high-risk fire areas in LA - Curbed LA
Police to remove homeless residents from high-risk fire areas in LA  Curbed LA

With the threat of wildfires looming ahead of Santa Ana wind season, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved new rules today that will send police ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



61-Year-Old Man Charged With Arson in String of Studio City Fires - KTLA Los Angeles
61-Year-Old Man Charged With Arson in String of Studio City Fires  KTLA Los Angeles

A man police describe as a previously convicted serial arsonist was charged Tuesday in a series of fires that broke out across Studio City last week, fire officials ...


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Evacuations Ordered As Firefighters Battle 100-Acre Blaze In Nuevo - CBS Los Angeles
Evacuations Ordered As Firefighters Battle 100-Acre Blaze In Nuevo  CBS Los Angeles

RIVERSIDE (CBSLA) — Firefighters were battling a 100-acre vegetation fire threatening homes in Nuevo Saturday. The Riverside County Fire Department and ...


Posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2019 01:43:00 GMT



Man Accused of Lighting Series of Arson Fires Near Hollywood Bowl - KTLA Los Angeles
Man Accused of Lighting Series of Arson Fires Near Hollywood Bowl  KTLA Los Angeles

Officials arrested a man on suspicion of arson after they say set a string of four to five fires near the Hollywood Bowl on Friday afternoon. Firefighter first ...


Posted on Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two men specifically targeted and set fire to Eagle Rock homeless encampment, officials say - Los Angeles Times
Two men specifically targeted and set fire to Eagle Rock homeless encampment, officials say  Los Angeles Times

Two men have been accused of setting a blaze at a homeless encampment that grew into a large brush fire and prompted evacuations in Eagle Rock and ...


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tenaja fire near Murrieta grows to 1,400 acres - Los Angeles Times
Tenaja fire near Murrieta grows to 1,400 acres  Los Angeles Times

Firefighters battling the Tenaja fire near Murrieta are expected to be faced with challenging winds with gusts up to 20 mph and temperatures reaching into the ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Crossing Guard, 16-Year-Old Girl Injured After Being Hit by Vehicle in Valley Glen: LAPD - KTLA Los Angeles
Crossing Guard, 16-Year-Old Girl Injured After Being Hit by Vehicle in Valley Glen: LAPD  KTLA Los Angeles

A crossing guard and a student were hospitalized after being struck by a car in Valley Glen on Monday morning, in an incident that is being investigated as an ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:33:00 GMT



Natural Gas Pipeline Ruptured At Construction Site In Pacific Palisades - CBS Los Angeles
Natural Gas Pipeline Ruptured At Construction Site In Pacific Palisades  CBS Los Angeles

PACIFIC PALISADES (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles Fire Department was working with SoCal Gas Monday afternoon after a natural gas pipeline was ruptured in ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 23:38:00 GMT



South L.A. House Fire Leaves 17-Year-Old Girl in Grave Condition - KTLA Los Angeles
South L.A. House Fire Leaves 17-Year-Old Girl in Grave Condition  KTLA Los Angeles

A house fire in South Los Angeles early Sunday left a 17-year-old girl in grave condition, officials said. A 59-year-old man was also hurt in the blaze, which was ...


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Three City of Los Angeles Firefighters Hurt in Major Emergency Fire at Fabric Firm - FireEngineering.com
Three City of Los Angeles Firefighters Hurt in Major Emergency Fire at Fabric Firm  FireEngineering.com

Fire photographer Rick McClure offered photo of City of Los Angeles (CA) Fire Department (LAFD) firefighters battling a major fire in the downtown Arts district.


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 18:18:59 GMT



Brush fire burns 12 acres near homeless encampments in Santa Fe Dam area - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Brush fire burns 12 acres near homeless encampments in Santa Fe Dam area  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

A brush fire Wednesday burned at least 12 acres in the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area, prompting evacuations for a nearby homeless encampment, authorities ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:52:30 GMT



3 Firefighters Hurt in Montebello Bakery Fire - KTLA Los Angeles
3 Firefighters Hurt in Montebello Bakery Fire  KTLA Los Angeles

Three firefighters suffered injuries while battling a blaze at a Montebello bakery on Thursday evening, authorities said. The fire was first reported about 7:55 p.m. ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:30:00 GMT



Investigation Underway After Body Discovered in Van Nuys Neighborhood - KTLA Los Angeles
Investigation Underway After Body Discovered in Van Nuys Neighborhood  KTLA Los Angeles

An investigation is underway after someone discovered a body in a Van Nuys neighborhood Tuesday morning. The Fire Department received a call just before 6 ...


Posted on Tue, 17 Sep 2019 17:04:00 GMT



To prevent wildfires, L.A. wants to make it easier to clear homeless encampments - Los Angeles Times
To prevent wildfires, L.A. wants to make it easier to clear homeless encampments  Los Angeles Times

With wildfire season underway, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday announced a plan to make it easier for authorities to clear homeless ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LAFD To Assist FEMA With Dorian Response; Florida Flights At LAX Canceled - CBS Los Angeles
LAFD To Assist FEMA With Dorian Response; Florida Flights At LAX Canceled  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Several flights into and out of LAX have been canceled as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida and the southeastern coast of the ...


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



California wildfires: the biggest fires currently burning in the state - Los Angeles Times
California wildfires: the biggest fires currently burning in the state  Los Angeles Times

Here are the fires larger than 500 acres burning in California, based on data collected by Cal Fire and InciWeb.


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 03:58:00 GMT



Nobody Hurt in Small Plane Crash That Ignited Brush Fire in Lancaster - KTLA Los Angeles
Nobody Hurt in Small Plane Crash That Ignited Brush Fire in Lancaster  KTLA Los Angeles

Authorities responded to a small plane that crash-landed in Lancaster and started a 3-acre brush fire Sunday, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.


Posted on Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Small Brush Fire Scorches Angeles National Forest Hillside - Los Angeles, CA Patch
Small Brush Fire Scorches Angeles National Forest Hillside  Los Angeles, CA Patch

Small Brush Fire Scorches Angeles National Forest - Los Angeles, CA - Firefighters hustled to keep a small brush fire contained off North Little Tujunga Canyon ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Gerry Malais - Monterey County Weekly
Gerry Malais  Monterey County Weekly

In his 36-year career at the Los Angeles Fire Department, Gerry Malais encountered some devastating moments. The Northridge Earthquake in 1994 killed 58 ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters protect homes after fire breaks out in Beverly Crest - FOX 11 Los Angeles
Firefighters protect homes after fire breaks out in Beverly Crest  FOX 11 Los Angeles

Firefighters with the Los Angeles Fire Department battled a structure fire that then ignited nearby brush in the 1500 block of N. Beverly Drive in the Beverly Crest ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



10 years on, the Station fire remains burned into the minds of locals and fire officials - Los Angeles Times
10 years on, the Station fire remains burned into the minds of locals and fire officials  Los Angeles Times

At around 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, employees of the U.S. Forest *Service's* Angeles Crest Station received a walk-in report of a vegetation fire ...


Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



With the anniversary of 9/11, a Sherman Oaks memorial is not forgotten at LAFD’s Station 88 - LA Daily News
With the anniversary of 9/11, a Sherman Oaks memorial is not forgotten at LAFD’s Station 88  LA Daily News

Carrie Konjoyan prepares the 9/11 memorial at Fire Station 88 in Sherman Oaks on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 for the 18th anniversary of 9/11. Kongoyan ...


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



San Diego Fire faces challenges in recruitment, retention - The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego Fire faces challenges in recruitment, retention  The San Diego Union-Tribune

The city will be running three Fire Academies a year, at least for the next three years, to ramp up its training and hiring of firefighters.


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police Shoot, Injure Suspected Armed Man Following Covina Fire - CBS Los Angeles
Police Shoot, Injure Suspected Armed Man Following Covina Fire  CBS Los Angeles

COVINA (CBSLA) — Firefighters responded to a reported structure fire Thursday night, but ended up calling for backup after they reportedly saw an armed man ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:15:00 GMT



Crash Into Super 8 Motel in Echo Park Leaves 2 in Critical Condition - KTLA Los Angeles
Crash Into Super 8 Motel in Echo Park Leaves 2 in Critical Condition  KTLA Los Angeles

Two people are in critical condition after a car struck a Super 8 motel, hit a fire hydrant, and slammed into a tree in Echo Park, authorities said Monday.


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Person hit and killed by Amtrak train in Chatsworth - LA Daily News
Person hit and killed by Amtrak train in Chatsworth  LA Daily News

CHATSWORTH — A person was struck by an Amtrak train and killed Wednesday night in Chatsworth. The collision occurred about 8:10 p.m. in a non-pedestrian ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:42:00 GMT



The 818 celebr8s World Lymphoma Awareness Day with a pancake breakfast at LAFD Station 88 - FOX 11 Los Angeles
The 818 celebr8s World Lymphoma Awareness Day with a pancake breakfast at LAFD Station 88  FOX 11 Los Angeles

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. - FOX 11 and friends joined entertainment reporter Amanda Salas a.k.a the 'Latina on the Medicina' in support of our wonderful friend ...


Posted on Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Why Philly structure fires doubled and response times worsened - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Why Philly structure fires doubled and response times worsened  The Philadelphia Inquirer

After the Philadelphia fire commissioner ordered his department to count all fires following national standards, the number of structure fires and response times ...


Posted on Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:13:08 GMT



25 Dead, 9 Still Missing In Charter Boat Fire Off Ventura County Coast - CBS Los Angeles
25 Dead, 9 Still Missing In Charter Boat Fire Off Ventura County Coast  CBS Los Angeles

VENTURA (CBSLA) – Twenty five people were killed and nine more remain missing after a blaze broke out on a charter boat early Monday morning directly off ...


Posted on Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



9/11 memorial events in the Los Angeles area on Sept. 11, 2019 - LA Daily News
9/11 memorial events in the Los Angeles area on Sept. 11, 2019  LA Daily News

Here's a sampling of events on Sept. 11 honoring and remembering the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Pepperdine University – Waves of Flags: ...


Posted on Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Planners OK tract on city's west side | News | avpress.com - Antelope Valley Press
Planners OK tract on city's west side | News | avpress.com  Antelope Valley Press

PALMDALE — The Planning Commission approved a tentative tract map for a development of 28 single-family westside homes during its Sept. 12 meeting.


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:00:00 GMT



Los Angeles Homeless Illegally Use Fire Hydrants to Fill Water Balloons, Bathe, Shave - NBC Southern California
Los Angeles Homeless Illegally Use Fire Hydrants to Fill Water Balloons, Bathe, Shave  NBC Southern California

Homeless people across Los Angeles are illegally using fire hydrants as a source of water to bathe, shave, even fill water balloons, leaving the hydrants ...


Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Found Burned To Death In Lake Balboa Park, Suspect At Large - CBS Los Angeles
Man Found Burned To Death In Lake Balboa Park, Suspect At Large  CBS Los Angeles

VAN NUYS (CBSLA) – Authorities are trying to identify the charred remains of a man who was found dead in a shopping cart along the Los Angeles River in ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:34:00 GMT



LAPD seeks suspect and public’s help in ID of charred body found near Sepulveda Basin’s Lake Balboa Park - LA Daily News
LAPD seeks suspect and public’s help in ID of charred body found near Sepulveda Basin’s Lake Balboa Park  LA Daily News

The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a murder victim whose body was charred and the person suspected of the ...


Posted on Sat, 14 Sep 2019 00:10:00 GMT



Woman Rescued From San Pedro Cliff Fall Left in Grave Condition - KTLA Los Angeles
Woman Rescued From San Pedro Cliff Fall Left in Grave Condition  KTLA Los Angeles

A woman who was rescued Thursday after falling from a cliff in San Pedro was left in grave condition, authorities said. She fell about 70 feet from the cliff's ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Riley retiring after 8 years as Santa Barbara County Fire Department search dog - Santa Ynez Valley News
Riley retiring after 8 years as Santa Barbara County Fire Department search dog  Santa Ynez Valley News

A live-scent search dog who is known internationally for finding disaster victims is retiring from his job with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department.


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 02:13:00 GMT



Man Shot and Injured by Grocery Store Near The Grove - KTLA Los Angeles
Man Shot and Injured by Grocery Store Near The Grove  KTLA Los Angeles

A person was taken to the hospital after being shot near The Grove in Fairfax, officials said. Video from the scene outside Erewhon, an upscale grocery store on ...


Posted on Tue, 17 Sep 2019 20:33:00 GMT



2 Charged With Arson, Murder in Separate Fires That Left 3 Dead: LAPD - KTLA Los Angeles
2 Charged With Arson, Murder in Separate Fires That Left 3 Dead: LAPD  KTLA Los Angeles

A man and a woman have been charged in connection with two separate arson incidents that left three people dead, Los Angeles Police Department officials ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire engulfs Sylmar converted outbuilding - LA Daily News
Fire engulfs Sylmar converted outbuilding  LA Daily News

SYLMAR — Firefighters needed 25 minutes Monday night to extinguish a blaze in a one-story converted outbuilding in the rear of a property in Sylmar.


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Set Fires That Caused $5M in Damages to Draw SoCal Firefighters Out of Stations So He Could Burglarize Them: Officials - KTLA Los Angeles
Man Set Fires That Caused $5M in Damages to Draw SoCal Firefighters Out of Stations So He Could Burglarize Them: Officials  KTLA Los Angeles

A 21-year-old former San Bernardino County Fire Explorer is suspected of starting numerous fires that resulted in more than $5 million in damages as a ...


Posted on Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Person Found Dead Near Griffith Park Possibly Killed By Electrocution - CBS Los Angeles
Person Found Dead Near Griffith Park Possibly Killed By Electrocution  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A person was found dead after possibly being electrocuted near Griffith Park Wednesday afternoon. One patient was found ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2 Dead, 2 Wounded in Wilmington Shooting - KTLA Los Angeles
2 Dead, 2 Wounded in Wilmington Shooting  KTLA Los Angeles

Gunfire in Wilmington on Wednesday afternoon left two people dead and two others wounded, authorities said. The shooting was reported about 3:10 p.m. in the ...


Posted on Wed, 18 Sep 2019 23:10:00 GMT



Man Airlifted To Hospital After Flying Off Mulholland Drive In Beverly Crest - CBS Los Angeles
Man Airlifted To Hospital After Flying Off Mulholland Drive In Beverly Crest  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A man was airlifted to a hospital after his car went flying off the side of Mulholland Drive in Beverly Crest. The crash happened near ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:44:00 GMT



A Suspect Has Been Arrested for Setting a Skid Row Resident on Fire - LA Magazine
A Suspect Has Been Arrested for Setting a Skid Row Resident on Fire  LA Magazine

Darrell Fields, a blues guitarist and longtime resident of downtown L.A.'s Skid Row neighborhood, died in the hospital on Tuesday morning after his tent was set ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Homeless Woman Arrested In Arson Fire That Burned Man On 30 Percent Of His Body - CBS Los Angeles
Homeless Woman Arrested In Arson Fire That Burned Man On 30 Percent Of His Body  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A homeless woman is in custody Friday after allegedly setting fire to a tent with two people inside in a Harvard Park homeless ...


Posted on Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Los Angeles Digital Summit: And the Winners Are ... - Techwire.net
Los Angeles Digital Summit: And the Winners Are ...  Techwire.net

Government IT projects from across the greater Los Angeles area were recognized this week at the LA Digital Government Summit, a program in which peers ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Department Scent Search Dog Announces Retirement - Santa Barbara Edhat
Fire Department Scent Search Dog Announces Retirement  Santa Barbara Edhat

Source: Santa Barbara County Fire Department. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department is pleased to announce the retirement of our Live Scent Search ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 19:13:00 GMT



Diving, birthdays in last hours before catastrophic boat fire - Los Angeles Times
Diving, birthdays in last hours before catastrophic boat fire  Los Angeles Times

It was a quiet night in Platts Harbor, near Santa Cruz Island. Shirley Hansen and her husband, Bob, had spent the day on the water and anchored their fishing ...


Posted on Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Cement Truck Plows Into Home in L.A.’s Mount Washington Neighborhood - KTLA Los Angeles
Cement Truck Plows Into Home in L.A.’s Mount Washington Neighborhood  KTLA Los Angeles

A driverless cement truck rolled down a hill and slammed into the front of a home in the Mount Washington neighborhood of Los Angeles on Saturday morning, ...


Posted on Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Anthony Paul Diaz, Esq., Chief of Staff for LA Dept. of Recreation & Parks - KTLA Los Angeles
Anthony Paul Diaz, Esq., Chief of Staff for LA Dept. of Recreation & Parks  KTLA Los Angeles

Anthony-Paul (AP) Diaz is the Executive Officer and Chief of Staff for the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks (RAP). He is responsible for helping ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 21:36:00 GMT



Arts District Fire Destroys Building - Apparel News
Arts District Fire Destroys Building  Apparel News

A major blaze destroyed a building at 1915 E. 7th St. during the early morning hours of Sept. 9, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.


Posted on Fri, 13 Sep 2019 01:45:32 GMT



Crossing Guard Dies in Valley Glen Crash That Also Injured 16-Year-Old Girl: LAPD - KTLA Los Angeles
Crossing Guard Dies in Valley Glen Crash That Also Injured 16-Year-Old Girl: LAPD  KTLA Los Angeles

A crossing guard has died after being struck by a vehicle in a crash that also injured a teenage girl in the San Fernando Valley's Valley Glen neighborhood, ...


Posted on Tue, 17 Sep 2019 15:44:00 GMT



LAFD Construction Services Veteran David Myers Joins Fire Protection Group Inc. - PR Web
LAFD Construction Services Veteran David Myers Joins Fire Protection Group Inc.  PR Web

Los Angeles (PRWEB) September 13, 2019 -- Fire Protection Group Inc., a Los Angeles-based consulting firm covering all aspects of fire safety for all types of.


Posted on Mon, 16 Sep 2019 20:17:10 GMT



Review: Hiroyuki Imaishi's ‘Promare’ is a Day-Glo fantasia - Los Angeles Times
Review: Hiroyuki Imaishi's ‘Promare’ is a Day-Glo fantasia  Los Angeles Times

In contrast to the detailed realism of many recent American animated features, Hiroyuki Imaishi's “Promare” explodes onto the screen in a dizzying burst of ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:59:00 GMT



Fast-moving brush fire threatens more than 1,000 homes in Shasta County; college evacuated - Los Angeles Times
Fast-moving brush fire threatens more than 1,000 homes in Shasta County; college evacuated  Los Angeles Times

A fast-moving brush fire forced evacuations Thursday in Shasta County, with more than 1,000 homes threatened. About 3,885 residents have evacuated from the ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Homeless Woman Charged After Allegedly Trying to Kill Man by Lighting Him on Fire at South L.A. Encampment - KTLA Los Angeles
Homeless Woman Charged After Allegedly Trying to Kill Man by Lighting Him on Fire at South L.A. Encampment  KTLA Los Angeles

A homeless woman has been charged after allegedly trying to kill a man by lighting him on fire at a South Los Angeles encampment last week, officials said ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Philadelphia Commissioner Realigns How Department Counts Fires Firefighters - Firehouse.com
Philadelphia Commissioner Realigns How Department Counts Fires Firefighters  Firehouse.com

Under Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel, a self-described data geek, Philadelphia firefighters are encouraged to count even the small fires they used to balk at ...


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:38:40 GMT



LA 9/11 memories bring sobering ceremonies 18 years after attacks - LA Daily News
LA 9/11 memories bring sobering ceremonies 18 years after attacks  LA Daily News

LOS ANGELES — Police and fire officials gathered with elected leaders and residents at events across the Southland Wednesday to commemorate the 18th ...


Posted on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Violent Crash Shuts Down Stretch of PCH in Pacific Palisades for Hours, Snarling Traffic - KTLA Los Angeles
Violent Crash Shuts Down Stretch of PCH in Pacific Palisades for Hours, Snarling Traffic  KTLA Los Angeles

All lanes of the Pacific Coast Highway were reopened early Tuesday afternoon, hours after a multivehicle crash shut down the highway in Pacific Palisades, ...


Posted on Tue, 10 Sep 2019 15:55:00 GMT



Firefighters Put Out Burning Car in Pomona, Find Body Inside - KTLA Los Angeles
Firefighters Put Out Burning Car in Pomona, Find Body Inside  KTLA Los Angeles

A body was found inside a smoldering car after firefighters put out a fire in Pomona Friday morning. Authorities received a call about 4 a.m. reporting shots fired ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:56:00 GMT



News - Memories of 9/11, 18 years later - DVIDS
News - Memories of 9/11, 18 years later  DVIDS

The morning of September 11, 2001, was beautiful and clear, a picture-perfect day, not a cloud in sight. New Yorkers made their way to work, filling the ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:33:00 GMT



Firefighters distracted by politician requests during Woolsey fire - Los Angeles Times
Firefighters distracted by politician requests during Woolsey fire  Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Fire Department officials said their response to the massive Woolsey fire was complicated by requests from local politicians, according to a ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Candle Blamed For Highland Park Apartment Fire - Patch.com
Candle Blamed For Highland Park Apartment Fire  Patch.com

Candle Blamed For Highland Park Apartment Fire - Highland Park-Mount Washington, CA - A candle left burning is believed to be the cause of a fire that ...


Posted on Wed, 18 Sep 2019 04:54:57 GMT



LAFD spokesman is accused of using a city car to threaten an Uber driver - Los Angeles Times
LAFD spokesman is accused of using a city car to threaten an Uber driver  Los Angeles Times

Peter Sanders, a civilian employee and chief spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department, is accused of using a city vehicle to stop and threaten an Uber ...


Posted on Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pedestrian Struck And Killed By ‘Several Vehicles’ On Downtown LA Freeway - CBS Los Angeles
Pedestrian Struck And Killed By ‘Several Vehicles’ On Downtown LA Freeway  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A female pedestrian was struck and killed by “several vehicles” on the 110 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles early Saturday ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Eagle Rock Area Brush Fire Now 100 Percent Contained - Spectrum News 1
Eagle Rock Area Brush Fire Now 100 Percent Contained  Spectrum News 1

Smoke was first seen filling the sky in Eagle Rock on Sunday prompting the closure of two freeways and evacuation of 100 homes.


Posted on Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Topanga Town Council Holds High-Spirited September Update - M'Online
Topanga Town Council Holds High-Spirited September Update  M'Online

Despite the late summer heat and no air conditioning, it was a high-energy meeting as the Topanga Town Council convened following the summer hiatus and ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Battle Brush Fire Above Multimillion-Dollar Homes in Pacific Palisades - KTLA Los Angeles
Firefighters Battle Brush Fire Above Multimillion-Dollar Homes in Pacific Palisades  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters on Tuesday battled a brush fire that burned at least 5 acres of a densely vegetated hillside near several multimillion-dollar homes in the Pacific ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Small plane crashes into Southern California building - KCRA Sacramento
Small plane crashes into Southern California building  KCRA Sacramento

A small plane crashed into a building near a Southern California municipal airport Thursday, killing one of the two people aboard.


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:15:00 GMT



Terrazas and LAFD Blaze Trails Towards a Safer City - Lasentinel
Terrazas and LAFD Blaze Trails Towards a Safer City  Lasentinel

The Los Angeles Fire Department is one agency that everyone welcomes. The main reason is when LAFD comes, it's usually in response to an emergency and ...


Posted on Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Social Worker, Security Guard Among 4 Injured In Shooting Near Skid Row - CBS Los Angeles
Social Worker, Security Guard Among 4 Injured In Shooting Near Skid Row  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A social worker and a security guard were among four people who were injured in a shooting near Skid Row in downtown Los ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department grad who was top of her class still going strong 1 year later - KABC-TV
Los Angeles Fire Department grad who was top of her class still going strong 1 year later  KABC-TV

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Last year, Caroline Carpenter made history by becoming the first female Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter to graduate at the top ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



LAFD spokesman could avoid criminal charges after being accused of using city car to threaten Uber driver - Los Angeles Times
LAFD spokesman could avoid criminal charges after being accused of using city car to threaten Uber driver  Los Angeles Times

LAFD spokesman Peter Sanders will face a hearing officer on Oct. 2 to face accusations he used a city car to stop and threaten an Uber driver. The diversion ...


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



1,500-acre wildfire in Northern California prompts some evacuations - Los Angeles Times
1,500-acre wildfire in Northern California prompts some evacuations  Los Angeles Times

Local roads were closed and some evacuations were ordered Saturday as a Lassen County wildfire in Northern California grew to 1,500 acres. About three ...


Posted on Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LAFD Assistant Fire Chief Retires After 38 Years of Service - Lasentinel
LAFD Assistant Fire Chief Retires After 38 Years of Service  Lasentinel

When Assistant Fire Chief Kwame Cooper joined the Los Angeles City Fire Department 38 years ago, there were less than 80 Blacks out of 3,800 firefighters.


Posted on Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Propane Tanks at Homeless Encampment Explode During Brush Fire in Sepulveda Basin Area: LAFD - KTLA Los Angeles
Propane Tanks at Homeless Encampment Explode During Brush Fire in Sepulveda Basin Area: LAFD  KTLA Los Angeles

Propane tanks exploded during a brush fire in the Sepulveda Basin area Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The blaze began in an open field near the ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Concerns about possible gunman cause scare at Rosemead High School - KABC-TV
Concerns about possible gunman cause scare at Rosemead High School  KABC-TV

A heavy police presence descended on Rosemead High School out of concerns about a possible gunman showing up on campus.


Posted on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 21:03:44 GMT



Teen girls train hard at 2-day Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter camp - KABC-TV
Teen girls train hard at 2-day Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter camp  KABC-TV

Dozens of girls experienced what it was like to become a firefighter as they participated in Los Angeles Fire Department's Girls Camp.


Posted on Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Redacted texts show L.A. mayor asking for home check amid fire - Los Angeles Times
Redacted texts show L.A. mayor asking for home check amid fire  Los Angeles Times

On a November afternoon, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti texted the city's fire chief to ask how much destruction the Woolsey fire had caused in a wealthy ...


Posted on Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



No Reports of Significant Damage, Injury in L.A. Following Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake: LAFD - KTLA Los Angeles
No Reports of Significant Damage, Injury in L.A. Following Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake: LAFD  KTLA Los Angeles

No significant damage or injuries were found in Los Angeles after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake shook Southern California Thursday, according to the Los ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Erupts at Homeless Encampment in Alley in Downtown L.A. - KTLA Los Angeles
Fire Erupts at Homeless Encampment in Alley in Downtown L.A.  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters extinguished a fire that erupted early Sunday morning at a homeless encampment in downtown Los Angeles, fire officials said. Large flames could ...


Posted on Sun, 14 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

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