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LAFD’s New Compliance Engine Improving Fire Inspection Rates
Friday, May 22, 2015

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department unveiled a new web-based application called The Compliance Engine that continuously ensures public safety in the most technologically driven way possible.

10th Annual Fill the Boot Campaign
Thursday, May 21, 2015

10TH ANNUAL FILL THE BOOT CAMPAIGN - The Los Angeles Fire Department is honored to again support United Firefighters of Los Angeles (UFLAC) Local 112 in the 10th Annual Fill the Boot campaign to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

LAFD Arrests South Los Angeles Arson Suspect
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

LOS ANGELES - Members of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Arson-Counter-Terrorism Section have been investigating a series of small trash fires set outside South Los Angeles buildings in the early morning hours of Thursday, May 14, 2015.

Fire Commission Honors Members for Work on Tiered DIspatching System
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department is dedicated to your safety and ensuring we provide the best possible service to the citizens of Los Angeles. This morning, the Fire Commission honored a group of individuals whose work over a 10 month period helped make you even safer.  LAFD dispatchers, medical personnel and civilians collaborated to build an entirely new dispatching protocol from scratch called, Tiered Dispatching System (TDS).

Hollywood Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations
Sunday, May 17, 2015

HOLLYWOOD - The Los Angeles Fire Department responded Saturday morning to 1776 N Cahuenga Blvd for a broken gas line that required over 100 people to evacuate from nearby buildings.

Los Angeles Harbor Youth Fire Academy Graduation 2015
Friday, May 15, 2015

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) has sponsored the high school Fire Instruction Recruitment and Education (FIRE) program since 1999, providing equipment and personnel as needed. The program offers training for high school cadets in firefighting and emergency services; students served by this program change their perspective and their vision for the future. The program currently serves students from the Harbor and Valley area high schools.LACFA loge

Los Angeles Firefighters Urge Storm Preparedness
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

LOS ANGELES - With the pending arrival of a Spring storm, the Los Angeles Fire Department is encouraging residents to take the simple steps necessary to protect themselves from injury and their property from storm damage.

LAFD Citywide 'Open Firehouse' Celebration
Thursday, May 7, 2015

LOS ANGELES - On Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM all Neighborhood Fire Stations in the City of Los Angeles will be expecting your visit.

LAFD and LAPD Host 'Safe Summer Tip Off'
Thursday, April 30, 2015

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department and Los Angeles Police Department invite you to the 2015 Safe Summer Tip-Off:

Woman Dies, Man Injured in Woodland Hills Condominium Fire
Saturday, April 25, 2015

WOODLAND HILLS - A fast-moving fire in a southwest San Fernando Valley condominium claimed the life of a woman Saturday night, and sent a male relative to the hospital with serious burn injuries.

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