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Officials: Brush fire in San Pedro may have been intentionally set - Story - FOX 11 Los Angeles

  1. Officials: Brush fire in San Pedro may have been intentionally set - Story  FOX 11 Los Angeles
  2. Possible Arson Suspected in San Pedro Brush Fire, LAPD Says  NBC Southern California
  3. Arson suspected in fast-moving San Pedro brush fire  Los Angeles Times
  4. Suspect Detained After Brush Fire Scorches 3 Acres, Threatens Homes in San Pedro  KTLA Los Angeles
  5. Firefighters knock down brush fire in San Pedro in 90 minutes, with arson suspect arrested  The Daily Breeze
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Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 01:45:00 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 21:44:00 GMT



Fire tears through three clothing stores in downtown L.A. fashion district - Los Angeles Times
Fire tears through three clothing stores in downtown L.A. fashion district  Los Angeles Times

A fire that broke out in a commercial building in downtown Los Angeles early Thursday damaged three clothing businesses and triggered a large response from ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 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 Breaks Out In Vacant Exposition Park Building Where Homeless May Have Been Sleeping - CBS Los Angeles
Fire Breaks Out In Vacant Exposition Park Building Where Homeless May Have Been Sleeping  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Firefighters are mopping up a fire that broke out inside a vacant Exposition Park building where homeless people were believed to ...


Posted on Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:31:00 GMT



Fire Burns Through Vacant Commercial Building in Winnetka - KTLA Los Angeles
Fire Burns Through Vacant Commercial Building in Winnetka  KTLA Los Angeles

Fire crews responded to a blaze at a vacant commercial building in Winnetka Friday morning. The fire was burning at a one-story structure located in the 7200 ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:18:00 GMT



Fire Rages Through Commercial Building In Downtown LA’s Fashion District - CBS Los Angeles
Fire Rages Through Commercial Building In Downtown LA’s Fashion District  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Firefighters battled back flames at a commercial building in downtown LA's Fashion District early Thursday. Smoke was reported a ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



South L.A. family's possessions burned in fire believed to have started by homeless encampment - KABC-TV
South L.A. family's possessions burned in fire believed to have started by homeless encampment  KABC-TV

A young family whose home and possessions were burned in a fire believed to have started in a homeless encampment is now getting help from the city of Los ...


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 05:16:59 GMT



Small brush fire breaks out in Chatsworth area - KABC-TV
Small brush fire breaks out in Chatsworth area  KABC-TV

Firefighters got a quick handle on a brush fire that broke out in the Chatsworth area on Monday.


Posted on Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Assistant chief ready to take on the top job in Newport Beach Fire Department - Los Angeles Times
Assistant chief ready to take on the top job in Newport Beach Fire Department  Los Angeles Times

After almost 20 years of climbing the ranks, Jeff Boyles is set to take charge upon the retirement of Newport Beach Fire Chief Chip Duncan.


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 01:07:00 GMT



LAFD sends Urban Search and Rescue Team to Ridgecrest - FOX 11 Los Angeles
LAFD sends Urban Search and Rescue Team to Ridgecrest  FOX 11 Los Angeles

Firefighters and equipment from the Los Angeles city and country fire departments are in the Ridgecrest area assisting with cleanup and recovery efforts ...


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



Driver, dog injured after rollover crash on lawn of Santa Clarita fire station - KABC-TV
Driver, dog injured after rollover crash on lawn of Santa Clarita fire station  KABC-TV

A driver and a dog were injured after a car crashed and rolled over onto the lawn of a fire station in Santa Clarita Thursday night.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:21:25 GMT



Fire Erupts in Attic Space of Hollywood Home - KTLA Los Angeles
Fire Erupts in Attic Space of Hollywood Home  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters were called to a Hollywood neighborhood to battle a house fire early Tuesday morning. Fire crews were called to the burning one-story home in the ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Putting Out Car Fire Find Body In San Pedro - CBS Los Angeles
Firefighters Putting Out Car Fire Find Body In San Pedro  CBS Los Angeles

SAN PEDRO (CBSLA) — A body was found inside a burning car in San Pedro early Friday. Firefighters called to put out a car fire in the 2500 block of South ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:58:00 GMT



2 People Found Safe After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Island - KTLA Los Angeles
2 People Found Safe After Boat Capsizes Off Catalina Island  KTLA Los Angeles

Two people were found safe on shore after their boat capsized near Catalina Island on Saturday morning, triggering a rescue operation, authorities said.


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 18:02:00 GMT



With summer here, expect the fires to follow - Los Angeles Times
With summer here, expect the fires to follow  Los Angeles Times

Summer finally arrived in Southern California this weekend with temperatures in the 90s and a series of small fires around the region. Firefighters were able to ...


Posted on Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Woman Critically Injured in Collision Between Car and Ambulance in Harbor Gateway - KTLA Los Angeles
Woman Critically Injured in Collision Between Car and Ambulance in Harbor Gateway  KTLA Los Angeles

Paramedics cut a woman free from her car and took her to a hospital in critical condition after her car collided with an ambulance in the Harbor Gateway ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Cut Vehicle to Free Injured Driver After Crash into Tree in Encino - KTLA Los Angeles
Firefighters Cut Vehicle to Free Injured Driver After Crash into Tree in Encino  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters rescued a driver after a crash into a large tree that left him in critical condition in Encino on Tuesday. The crash happened around 6:20 p.m. near ...


Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 02:25:00 GMT



Fire Department Disputes Police Claims That They Refused To Help Child Shot In Port Hueneme - CBS Los Angeles
Fire Department Disputes Police Claims That They Refused To Help Child Shot In Port Hueneme  CBS Los Angeles

PORT HUENEME (CBSLA) — Ventura County fire officials disputed claims Wednesday that their firefighters refused to help a child who was rushed to a fire ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LAFD Task Force 63 - Firefighter Nation
LAFD Task Force 63  Firefighter Nation

Task Force 63 and Engine 62 handled the fire with no reported injuries.


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:31:36 GMT



Can ‘Big Data’ Help Fight Big Fires? Firefighters Are Betting on It - The New York Times
Can ‘Big Data’ Help Fight Big Fires? Firefighters Are Betting on It  The New York Times

As wildfires grow more intense, fire chiefs in Southern California are looking to big data and machine learning for help in managing fast-moving blazes.


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Pasadena Fire Dept. Expected to Renew Tri-City Mutual Aid Pact | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... - Pasadena.com - Pasadena Now
Pasadena Fire Dept. Expected to Renew Tri-City Mutual Aid Pact | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... - Pasadena.com  Pasadena Now

The Pasadena Fire Department is seeking authorization from the City Council to continue its membership in a Tri-City Mutual Aid Agreement for exchange of fire ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:27:00 GMT



Long Beach Honors Slain Fire Captain - CBS Los Angeles
Long Beach Honors Slain Fire Captain  CBS Los Angeles

LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — One year ago, Long Beach Fire Captain David Rosa responded to an explosion and fire at a Long Beach high-rise residential ...


Posted on Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The City of Los Angeles and LA Fire Department Select REDCOM to Modernize Their Communications System - PR Web
The City of Los Angeles and LA Fire Department Select REDCOM to Modernize Their Communications System  PR Web

REDCOM Laboratories, Inc. is pleased to announce that the City of Los Angeles and the LA Fire Department (LAFD) have selected REDCOM to update their fire ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:03:10 GMT



LA firefighter searching for bone marrow match for son, 7, battling life-threatening blood disorder - FOX 11 Los Angeles
LA firefighter searching for bone marrow match for son, 7, battling life-threatening blood disorder  FOX 11 Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - The Los Angeles Fire Department turned to social media on Monday in hopes of finding a bone marrow match for the 7-year-old son ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire crews rescue two people after car teeters off Malibu cliff - FOX 11 Los Angeles
Fire crews rescue two people after car teeters off Malibu cliff  FOX 11 Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Fire Department rescued two people who were trapped in their vehicle after it crashed in Malibu.


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 00:34:00 GMT



Small brush fire knocked down in Granada Hills - LA Daily News
Small brush fire knocked down in Granada Hills  LA Daily News

Los Angeles firefighters mop up some hot spots Wednesday, July 17, 2019, after extinguishing a small brush fire near the 11800 block of Shoshone Avenue in ...


Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:09:00 GMT



Gaston, Oregon, Kicks Off 1st-Of-Its-Kind Female Firefighting Camp - OPB News
Gaston, Oregon, Kicks Off 1st-Of-Its-Kind Female Firefighting Camp  OPB News

The Fire-Up Bootcamp in Gaston, Oregon, gives women 18 and older a chance to network, talk about career success and run firefighting drills.


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 15:30:06 GMT



Alleged DUI Driver Charged in Crash That Killed Mother Sleeping Next to Child in South L.A. Apartment - KTLA Los Angeles
Alleged DUI Driver Charged in Crash That Killed Mother Sleeping Next to Child in South L.A. Apartment  KTLA Los Angeles

A driver suspected of being under the influence of alcohol when her car crashed into a South Los Angeles apartment, killing a mother who was asleep beside ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:48:00 GMT



Woman Asleep With 4-Year-Old Child Is Killed When Car Crashes Into South L.A. Apartment - KTLA Los Angeles
Woman Asleep With 4-Year-Old Child Is Killed When Car Crashes Into South L.A. Apartment  KTLA Los Angeles

A woman who was sleeping with her 4-year-old child was struck and killed when a car came crashing through the wall of her apartment building in the ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Simi Valley chemical fire spews black smoke, forces evacuations and sheltering order - Los Angeles Times
Simi Valley chemical fire spews black smoke, forces evacuations and sheltering order  Los Angeles Times

A large chemical fire in an industrial building in Simi Valley that sent plumes of smoke into the sky early Tuesday has been contained, fire officials said. Ventura ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man Killed in Mid-City Hit-and-Run - NBC Southern California
Man Killed in Mid-City Hit-and-Run  NBC Southern California

A 71-year-old man was struck by a hit-and-run vehicle and killed this morning outside the Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center in the Mid-City ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:00:05 GMT



11 hurt in roof collapse at Gardena casino - Los Angeles Times
11 hurt in roof collapse at Gardena casino  Los Angeles Times

Officials are investigating after a roof collapsed at a Gardena casino Monday morning, injuring 11 people, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.


Posted on Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:29:00 GMT



Body Found Inside Burned-Out Cadillac in San Pedro Has Been Identified - NBC Southern California
Body Found Inside Burned-Out Cadillac in San Pedro Has Been Identified  NBC Southern California

After the body of a 56-year-old man was discovered in a white Cadillac that was engulfed in flames in San Pedro, the man was identified Friday by authorities.


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:08:08 GMT



Person Living on 405 Freeway Embankment Killed When SUV Careens Off Roadway - NBC Southern California
Person Living on 405 Freeway Embankment Killed When SUV Careens Off Roadway  NBC Southern California

One person who authorities believe lived on a freeway embankment was killed this morning and another person was injured in a single vehicle rollover crash on ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:41:15 GMT



Major water main break floods streets in downtown Los Angeles - KABC-TV
Major water main break floods streets in downtown Los Angeles  KABC-TV

Crews worked to contain a massive water main break in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday.


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



10 injured in three-vehicle crash in Temple City that prompts road closures - The Pasadena Star-News
10 injured in three-vehicle crash in Temple City that prompts road closures  The Pasadena Star-News

A three-vehicle crash injured 10 patients, including a number of children, in Temple City on Thursday and forced road closures, authorities said. Fire crews were ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 01:07:30 GMT



Garcetti To Earthquake Victims: ‘You Are Our Brothers And Sisters’ - CBS Los Angeles
Garcetti To Earthquake Victims: ‘You Are Our Brothers And Sisters’  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti called into CBS2/KCAL9 Friday evening to tell the people of Kern County LA has their back. “First ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Heroic Los Angeles County lifeguards weren’t aiming to make a big splash, just doing their daring jobs - LA Daily News
Heroic Los Angeles County lifeguards weren’t aiming to make a big splash, just doing their daring jobs  LA Daily News

One rescue came in the dark of night on a rocky ledge off Palos Verdes, when two fishermen were in danger. Another lifesaving moment helped a 70-year-old ...


Posted on Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LAPD to equip more officers with medication to reduce opioid deaths - Los Angeles Times
LAPD to equip more officers with medication to reduce opioid deaths  Los Angeles Times

As the nation battles an opioid epidemic, the Los Angeles Police Department is expanding a program to supply officers with thousands of doses of a nasal spray ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 01:47:00 GMT



1 Killed, 1 Seriously Injured When Big Rig Strikes Overpass Support Column on 5 Fwy in Sylmar - KTLA Los Angeles
1 Killed, 1 Seriously Injured When Big Rig Strikes Overpass Support Column on 5 Fwy in Sylmar  KTLA Los Angeles

A big rig crash on the 5 Freeway left one person dead, another seriously injured and prompted several lane closures just north of Sylmar Thursday morning.


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:52:00 GMT



4.0 Aftershock Hits Ridgecrest Area - Lasentinel
4.0 Aftershock Hits Ridgecrest Area  Lasentinel

A magnitude 4.9-magnitude aftershock to last Friday's 7.1 earthquake hit the Ridgecrest area of Kern County today, the U.S. Geological survey reported. It struck ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Construction worker dies in Encino trench collapse, fire officials say - KABC-TV
Construction worker dies in Encino trench collapse, fire officials say  KABC-TV

A construction worker died in a partial trench collapse in Encino on Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mayor Eric Garcetti challenges neighborhood leaders to train for earthquakes - Los Angeles Times - Los Angeles Times
Mayor Eric Garcetti challenges neighborhood leaders to train for earthquakes - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

A week after a string of strong earthquakes jolted Southern California, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti urged neighborhood leaders Friday to prepare for the ...


Posted on Sat, 13 Jul 2019 02:34:00 GMT



Woman Killed in South L.A. Hit-and-Run Crash - KTLA Los Angeles
Woman Killed in South L.A. Hit-and-Run Crash  KTLA Los Angeles

A 59-year-old woman was fatally struck in a hit-and-run crash in South Los Angeles earlier last week, police said. The crash was reported about 9:30 p.m. June ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



2-story Toluca Lake house catches fire, BMW electric car burns - LA Daily News
2-story Toluca Lake house catches fire, BMW electric car burns  LA Daily News

TOLUCA LAKE — Firefighters extinguished a house fire early Saturday morning in Toluca Lake, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. The blaze ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Car Plunges 100 Feet Off Road, Starts Fire In Angeles National Forest - CBS Los Angeles
Car Plunges 100 Feet Off Road, Starts Fire In Angeles National Forest  CBS Los Angeles

ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST (CBSLA) — A car plunged one hundred feet off a mountain road in the Angeles National Forest Monday, starting a small ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 01:51:00 GMT



L.A. Leaders Discuss Earthquake Preparedness - KTLA Los Angeles
L.A. Leaders Discuss Earthquake Preparedness  KTLA Los Angeles

Just a few hours after another earthquake rattled Southern California, Los Angeles officials and seismologists held a news conference to address public ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 23:08:00 GMT



50 Displaced As Second Fire In 24 Hours Destroys Oxnard Apartment Complex - CBS Los Angeles
50 Displaced As Second Fire In 24 Hours Destroys Oxnard Apartment Complex  CBS Los Angeles

OXNARD (CBSLA) — A two-alarm fire in Oxnard destroyed an apartment complex and displaced many residents — a complex that saw two fires in less than a ...


Posted on Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Nearly A Dozen Aftershocks Of Magnitude 3 Or Higher Hit Ridgecrest Overnight - CBS Los Angeles
Nearly A Dozen Aftershocks Of Magnitude 3 Or Higher Hit Ridgecrest Overnight  CBS Los Angeles

RIDGECREST (CBSLA) — The earth continues to tremble in Ridgecrest, where recovery efforts are underway after being hard-hit by two large earthquakes over ...


Posted on Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Dozens living in filthy, unsafe commercial building are evacuated - Los Angeles Times - Los Angeles Times
Dozens living in filthy, unsafe commercial building are evacuated - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

The rooms in the commercial South L.A. building were so covered in trash and clothing that, in some cases, you could not see the floor. A rancid smell ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Abandoned Flower Shop Catches Fire In Winnetka - Patch.com
Abandoned Flower Shop Catches Fire In Winnetka  Patch.com

Abandoned Flower Shop Catches Fire In Winnetka - Northridge-Chatsworth, CA - Under renovation, the vacant building posed challenges for firefighters.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 20:54:40 GMT



Man Wanted In Connection With Stabbing On Metro Expo Line Train - CBS Los Angeles
Man Wanted In Connection With Stabbing On Metro Expo Line Train  CBS Los Angeles

HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) — The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect involved in a stabbing on a Metro Expo Line ...


Posted on Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Vehicle Fire In Newhall Spreads To Brush Near Sierra Highway - KHTS Radio
Vehicle Fire In Newhall Spreads To Brush Near Sierra Highway  KHTS Radio

A vehicle fire in Newhall has spread to the surrounding brush Friday afternoon near Sierra Highway, with forward progress stopped, officials said. The fire was ...


Posted on Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lucky Lady Patron Details Moments Leading Up to When Gardena Casino’s Roof Caved In - KTLA Los Angeles
Lucky Lady Patron Details Moments Leading Up to When Gardena Casino’s Roof Caved In  KTLA Los Angeles

A man who was gambling at the Lucky Lady in Gardena when part of the roof caved in on Monday said he heard a loud noise at the casino just a few days ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:10:00 GMT



Woman shot and killed in East Hollywood neighborhood - FOX 11 Los Angeles
Woman shot and killed in East Hollywood neighborhood  FOX 11 Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - LAPD is investigating the shooting death of a 25-year-old woman that occurred in an East Hollywood neighborhood Thursday ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 06:12:16 GMT



Police seize 5,000 pounds of fireworks from illegal seller - ABC News
Police seize 5,000 pounds of fireworks from illegal seller  ABC News

Just a week before the Fourth of July, police in Southern California busted an illegal dealer with 2 1/2 tons of fireworks. The Long Beach Police Department said ...


Posted on Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Christy Smith, first responders hold Wildfire Preparedness Town Hall - Santa Clarita Valley Signal
Christy Smith, first responders hold Wildfire Preparedness Town Hall  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Assemblywoman Christy Smith, D-Santa Clarita, Los Angeles County first responders and emergency preparedness professionals hosted a Wildfire ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Latest fatal fire sparks concern among AFD about homeowner safety - KEYE TV CBS Austin
Latest fatal fire sparks concern among AFD about homeowner safety  KEYE TV CBS Austin

Authorities are investigating a deadly fire in northeast Austin, which killed one person. It happened early Saturday morning on Loralinda Drive near Chantilly ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 04:06:25 GMT



School Bus Carrying Dozens Of Students Involved In Crash With 4 Vehicles Under 110 Freeway - CBS Los Angeles
School Bus Carrying Dozens Of Students Involved In Crash With 4 Vehicles Under 110 Freeway  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Dozens of people, most of whom are students, are being evaluated Friday after four cars and a school bus crashed under the the ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



School bus crash: 39 children, 8 other patients evaluated after University Park pileup involving several cars - KABC-TV
School bus crash: 39 children, 8 other patients evaluated after University Park pileup involving several cars  KABC-TV

Dozens of young students were on a school bus that was involved in a crash with four cars Friday morning near USC, prompting a response by Los Angeles ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Eagle Rock shooting leaves man injured on Colorado Boulevard - The Eastsider LA
Eagle Rock shooting leaves man injured on Colorado Boulevard  The Eastsider LA

Eagle Rock -- A man was wounded this afternoon in a shooting on Colorado Boulevard.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 03:48:00 GMT



‘Am I Dead?’ Driver Asks Himself After Crashing Into Tire Store in Northridge - KTLA Los Angeles
‘Am I Dead?’ Driver Asks Himself After Crashing Into Tire Store in Northridge  KTLA Los Angeles

Authorities are investigating what caused a multivehicle collision in Northridge Monday night, which prompted one driver to lose control and crash through the ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



4.9 aftershock rattles Ridgecrest in aftermath of two major quakes - Los Angeles Times - Los Angeles Times
4.9 aftershock rattles Ridgecrest in aftermath of two major quakes - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake hit near Ridgecrest, Calif., as seismic activity continues in the region struck by a pair of strong earthquakes last week.


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 13:25:00 GMT



Rebuilding begins in Woolsey fire burn area, but many will never return: ‘They can’t afford it’ - LA Daily News
Rebuilding begins in Woolsey fire burn area, but many will never return: ‘They can’t afford it’  LA Daily News

Marvin Gainer thought his house was a goner. The retired Los Angeles Fire Department firefighter figured nothing could be left of his home after the Woolsey fire ...


Posted on Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Man found dead in water at Santa Fe Dam Recreation Center - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Man found dead in water at Santa Fe Dam Recreation Center  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

A man was found dead Saturday in the water at the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area, authorities said. The death was reported as a cardiac arrest at 7:35 p.m., ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 05:47:49 GMT



Homeless encampment fires: Trying hard to find the numbers - KTVU San Francisco
Homeless encampment fires: Trying hard to find the numbers  KTVU San Francisco

If you think there have been a lot more homeless encampment fires of late, you would be right. But, homeless encampment fires are somewhat a numbers game, ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Minivan rollover ejects and kills man | News | avpress.com - Antelope Valley Press
Minivan rollover ejects and kills man | News | avpress.com  Antelope Valley Press

PALMDALE — A 36-year-old Lancaster man driving a minivan was ejected and fatally injured Friday morning when the vehicle careened off the Angeles Forest ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMT



How Hollywood Mobilizes After a Disaster - Hollywood Reporter
How Hollywood Mobilizes After a Disaster  Hollywood Reporter

The 6.4- and 7.1-magnitude earthquakes remind Angelenos of the last time the industry came together amid a crisis, the wildfires, with key leadership from ...


Posted on Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Car Fire Spreads to Home on North King's Road - WEHOville
Car Fire Spreads to Home on North King's Road  WEHOville

Firefighters put out an auto fire Sunday next to a single-story home on the outskirts of West Hollywood, in the Beverly Grove community of Los Angeles.


Posted on Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Los Angeles County Heavy Rescue - Firefighter Nation
Los Angeles County Heavy Rescue  Firefighter Nation

FB1 Response Videos - Los Angeles County Fire Department new Heavy Rescue 103 and Engine 103 arriving on scene of a hiker rescue in 2's area on Paseo ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police: Los Angeles Fire Official Used City Car in Dispute - Firehouse.com
Police: Los Angeles Fire Official Used City Car in Dispute  Firehouse.com

The Los Angeles Fire Department's spokesman is accused of using his city car's lights and sirens to chase down an Uber driver who argued with his wife, ...


Posted on Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



L.A. Authorities Implore Citizens to Keep Emergency Lines Open After Earthquake - Hollywood Reporter
L.A. Authorities Implore Citizens to Keep Emergency Lines Open After Earthquake  Hollywood Reporter

"Public safety units are being deployed throughout @LACity to ensure safety and inspect infrastructure after this most recent earthquake near Ridgecrest," Mayor ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Minor Damage, Widespread Power Outages Reported After Quake - NBC Southern California
Minor Damage, Widespread Power Outages Reported After Quake  NBC Southern California

Police and fire agencies were reporting minor damages as they scrambled to check a flurry of reports of issues after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook Southern ...


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



Mother, Boyfriend Arrested On Suspicion Of Strangling Newborn Infant - CBS Los Angeles
Mother, Boyfriend Arrested On Suspicion Of Strangling Newborn Infant  CBS Los Angeles

OXNARD (CBSLA) — Authorities say a mother and her boyfriend have been arrested on suspicion of strangling a newborn infant. Officers from the Oxnard ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 18:07:00 GMT



Lost Hiker Hoisted To Safety In Altadena - CBS Los Angeles
Lost Hiker Hoisted To Safety In Altadena  CBS Los Angeles

A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter rescued a lost hiker in the Rubio Canyon area of Altadena shortly after 10 p.m. According to reports, the hiker ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 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



Man, dog involved in rollover crash prepare for surgery - Santa Clarita Valley Signal
Man, dog involved in rollover crash prepare for surgery  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

The man and dog involved in a rollover crash Thursday evening in front of Fire Station 128 in Saugus are both preparing for surgery on similar injuries, ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 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



Harbor Gateway Scene Of Two Crashes Involving Fire, Police Departments - MyNewsLA.com
Harbor Gateway Scene Of Two Crashes Involving Fire, Police Departments  MyNewsLA.com

A section of the Harbor Gateway area was the scene of two crashes involving the Los Angeles police and fire departments, where the injured included two police ...


Posted on Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LA Firefighters Can Wear Rams Gear On Duty - CBS Los Angeles
LA Firefighters Can Wear Rams Gear On Duty  CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — They're saving lives while supporting the home team: Los Angeles city firefighters are now allowed to wear Rams hats on duty.


Posted on Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Eagle Rock drive-by shooting victim dies from injuries - The Eastsider LA
Eagle Rock drive-by shooting victim dies from injuries  The Eastsider LA

Eagle Rock -- A man was wounded this afternoon in a shooting on Colorado Boulevard.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 03:48:00 GMT



2 injured in crash involving Metro bus and SUV in downtown L.A. - Los Angeles Times
2 injured in crash involving Metro bus and SUV in downtown L.A.  Los Angeles Times

The accident occurred at 16th Street and Los Angeles Street.


Posted on Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire burns roof of Carl’s Jr. in Mission Hills - LA Daily News
Fire burns roof of Carl’s Jr. in Mission Hills  LA Daily News

MISSION HILLS — Firefighters knocked down a fire that burned through the roof of a Carl's Jr. restaurant in Mission Hills early Wednesday morning, the Los ...


Posted on Wed, 03 Jul 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 spokesperson accused of using city vehicle to threaten Uber driver during altercation - KABC-TV
LAFD spokesperson accused of using city vehicle to threaten Uber driver during altercation  KABC-TV

A chief spokesperson for the Los Angeles Fire Department is at the center of a police investigation after reportedly using his city vehicle to threaten an Uber ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



A New LAFD Unit Is Providing Urgent Care on the Spot - LA Magazine
A New LAFD Unit Is Providing Urgent Care on the Spot  LA Magazine

The Los Angeles Fire Department's Advanced Provider Response Units bring nurse practitioners to people so they can skip a trip to the ER.


Posted on Fri, 28 Sep 2018 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



LA Fire official allegedly used city car’s lights and siren to threaten man in Trader Joe’s parking-lot disput - New York Daily News
LA Fire official allegedly used city car’s lights and siren to threaten man in Trader Joe’s parking-lot disput  New York Daily News

A spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department allegedly lost his cool and used his city vehicle to threaten an Uber driver in a parking lot dispute, according ...


Posted on Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 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



Firefighters Battle Blaze at Auto Yard in Wilmington - KTLA Los Angeles
Firefighters Battle Blaze at Auto Yard in Wilmington  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters responded to a fire outside an auto yard in Wilmington Sunday afternoon, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Crews worked to extinguish the ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Video shows intense wildfire helicopter rescue by Los Angeles Fire Department - San Francisco Chronicle
Video shows intense wildfire helicopter rescue by Los Angeles Fire Department  San Francisco Chronicle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Fire Department has released video of one of its helicopter crews rescuing people from a mountain peak as a huge ...


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Family of 17-year-old girl killed by Fullerton police files claim against city - Los Angeles Times
Family of 17-year-old girl killed by Fullerton police files claim against city  Los Angeles Times

The family of Hannah Williams, a 17-year-old girl shot and killed by Fullerton police along the 91 Freeway, has filed a notice of claim.


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:01:00 GMT



15 to 20 Vehicles Burned in Carport Fire at Residential Area in Highland Park - KTLA Los Angeles
15 to 20 Vehicles Burned in Carport Fire at Residential Area in Highland Park  KTLA Los Angeles

A massive fire at a residential area in Highland Park destroyed more than a dozen parked vehicles, but no injuries were reported, officials said. The Los Angeles ...


Posted on Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



How to Help Woolsey Fire First Responders (and How Not To) - LA Magazine
How to Help Woolsey Fire First Responders (and How Not To)  LA Magazine

As of 7:30 Monday morning, the Woolsey Fire had burned 91,000 acres, destroyed an estimated 370 structures (with 57,000 more threatened), and was only 20 ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



LAFD adding thermal imaging cameras for smoke-filled rooms - KABC-TV
LAFD adding thermal imaging cameras for smoke-filled rooms  KABC-TV

The Los Angeles Fire Department is adding 1000 thermal imaging cameras to help firefighters find their way around smoke and low-visibility situations.


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Heat and humidity grip the East Coast - Los Angeles Times
Heat and humidity grip the East Coast  Los Angeles Times

The East Coast sweated through another day of heat and humidity Sunday in a stretch of weather so oppressive that a New Jersey drawbridge got stuck, ...


Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2019 19:43:00 GMT



Seek Thermal Supplies the Entire Los Angeles Fire Department with Lifesaving Thermal Imaging Cameras - PRNewswire
Seek Thermal Supplies the Entire Los Angeles Fire Department with Lifesaving Thermal Imaging Cameras  PRNewswire

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with the Los Angeles Fire Department, Seek Thermal today announces it will supply ...


Posted on Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



LAFD Responds to 2-Story House Fire in Vermont Square - KTLA Los Angeles
LAFD Responds to 2-Story House Fire in Vermont Square  KTLA Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a two-story house fire in the Vermont Square neighborhood of Los Angeles Sunday, the LAFD said in a tweet.


Posted on Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire Damages Strip Mall in Woodland Hills - KTLA Los Angeles
Fire Damages Strip Mall in Woodland Hills  KTLA Los Angeles

Firefighters extinguished a blaze that damaged a strip mall in Woodland Hills Friday afternoon. It took crews about 50 minutes to put out the flames, which were ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

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