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Thursday, December 28, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - No matter what plans you have in store, here’s a few tips on how to stay safe on New Year’s Eve:

Safety...

Thursday, December 21, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES -
In less than 7 seconds a small fire involving your holiday tree can become an inferno that consumes your home.
 
 
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - Two extraordinary events involving seven LAFD Firefighters were recognized by the Board of fire Commissioners and the Los Angeles Fire Department.
On July 19, 2017 at 9:30 AM inside a...

Saturday, December 16, 2017 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

PANORAMA CITY - Five Los Angeles Firefighters sustained various injuries while fighting the major emergency structure fire that started just after noon inside a vacant strip mall in Panorama City.


The Los Angeles Fire Department was notified of a structure fire at 12:...

Friday, December 15, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES -  
LAST UPDATED: 6:00 PM December 15, 2017
 
INCIDENT SUMMARY:
On Wednesday December 6, 2017, at 4:52 a.m., LAFD firefighters responded to a brush fire near the Northbound San Diego (I-405) Freeway and Mulholland Drive.  There are presently...

Thursday, December 14, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

Los Angeles - Implementing the latest technology to increase firefighter safety and operational effectiveness, the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAVs) made their first official incident-based flight during the Skirball Fire.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - For the past several days, members of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Arson-Counter-Terrorism Section have been investigating the cause of the Skirball Fire that broke out just before 5:00AM on Wednesday December 6, 2017.

LAFD investigators have...

Monday, December 11, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES -  
LAST UPDATED: 1:00 PM December 11, 2017
 
INCIDENT SUMMARY:

On Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 3:43 a.m., LAFD firefighters responded to an active brush fire that entered the City near 11350 N Riverwood Drive. Unified command was established with the Los...

LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

LOS ANGELES - As a result of the extremely windy and dry forecast for the City of Los Angeles on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, the Los Angeles Fire Department is declaring a citywide Red Flag Alert. The predicted weather, combined with extremely dry fuel conditions will lead to extreme fire danger in the City’s...

Friday, December 1, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES -
Mobile users in Los Angeles County now have the ability to send text messages to 911, giving hearing and speech impaired residents, or those in situations where it is too dangerous to dial 911, a potentially life-saving option.
 
The Los...

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