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LOS ANGELES - City of Los Angeles Storm Response - Wednesday, February 21, 2024 - Final Storm Update LOS ANGELES – The City of Los Angeles maintains its emergency response to the effects of this storm and continues to drive recovery efforts from the previous early February storm. …
LAFD Spokesperson: LAFD
LOS ANGELES - With cold weather occurring in Southern California, the Los Angeles Fire Department encourages residents to take simple steps to protect themselves from injury and their property from damage.  Stay Informed Register with NotifyLA to receive emergency alerts specific to…
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
LOS ANGELES - If your phone is handy, the 5-1-1 telephone system is a free and convenient way to obtain real-time information about traffic, transit and transportation in Los Angeles and beyond - or even to summon freeway roadside assistance. Tips For Using 5-1-1 by Phone  …
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
LOS ANGELES - Though your home and its contents may have been damaged by a storm related flood or mudslide, many of your belongings can be restored. If you do things right, your flooded home can be cleaned, dried out, rebuilt and reoccupied sooner than you think! Play it safe. The dangers are not over when…
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange
WILMINGTON - Firefighters responded to a semi truck on fire in Wilmington, which sent nine firefighters to the hospital after a compressed natural gas (CNG) tank exploded.     The Los Angeles City Fire Department responded to the 1100 block of North Alameda Street in the Wilmington area of Los…
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange
DEL REY - Firefighters battled flames in a fully-engulfed one-story house that appeared to be vacant. After eliminating the blaze, two patients were found inside. One was transported in unknown condition, and sadly, another was deceased.     A 9-1-1 call to LAFD's emergency dispatch center…
South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
GREEN MEADOWS - The Los Angeles Fire Department battled a Major Emergency Structure Fire in South Los Angeles early Saturday morning, involving a clandestine cannabis operation in a seemingly vacant one-story commercial building. Sadly, one man perished in the flames.     The fire was reported via…
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange
LOS ANGELES - Refinery29 interviews Crystal Reneau, where she speaks of her journey to become a firefighter and what life is like as a female firefighter on the Los Angeles City Fire Department.    
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
PANORAMA CITY - The Los Angeles Fire Department's Recruit Training Academy Class 23-2 celebrated their graduation on January 25, 2024, as they became proud probationary members of the LAFD.   Friends and family of the 38 graduates were joined by City of Los Angeles Fire Chief Kristin Crowley and civic…
Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
MISSION HILLS - A pre-dawn fire Wednesday in the north San Fernando Valley proved deadly, when one of four adults who initially escaped the blaze, returned inside to retrieve personal belongings prior to the Fire Department's arrival, and was later found deceased inside his flame filled residence.   A 9-…
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