Brian Cummings

Mayor Garcetti Calls For LAFD Chief's Resignation, Announces New Interim HeadMayor Eric Garcetti Thursday appointed a new fire chief of the Los Angeles Fire Department and announced the retirement of current chief Brian Cummings.
LA Fire Chief Apologizes For Controversial Photo Depicting MexicansLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings apologized Wednesday for a controversial photo depicting Mexicans he displayed on Twitter.
Fire Officials In Hot Water Over Controversial Photo Depicting MexicansThe Los Angeles Fire Department is in hot water over a controversial photo depicting Mexicans.
$1.6M Vote Shelves Plans To Reassign LAFD FirefightersA controversial cost-cutting plan to reassign Los Angeles firefighters will be called off after a vote to approve $1.6 million in overtime costs.
In Wake Of Boston Bombings, LAFD Labor Groups Oppose Plan To Reassign FirefightersIn wake of the bombings in Boston, labor groups representing Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters voiced outrage Wednesday over a new plan aimed to improve the city’s response to medical calls.
LAFD Chief Asks For $50 Million To Help Reduce Emergency Response TimesLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings Tuesday asked the City Council for $50 million in the next budget to help the department reduce response times to fire and medical emergencies.
City Council, LA Fire Clash Over Reported Response TimesHow fast do LA City Fire and paramedic crews get to your home in the event of an emergency?
Mayor Orders LA Fire Chief Brian Cummings To Stop Withholding InformationThe LA Fire Department was under fire on Wednesday for its decision to withhold basic information on emergency calls.
LA Fire Chief Admits Reported Response Times Were InaccurateThe Los Angeles fire chief admitted Tuesday he did not give accurate information about department response times to the LA City Council.
LA Fire Chief Faces Tough Questions About 'Inappropriate' PicturesLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings is speaking out a day after he announced his decision to do 120 hours of community service for once posing in racy photos on a fire engine.
LA Fire Chief Will Perform 120 Hours Of Community Service For 'Inappropriate' PicLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings said Friday he will perform 120 hours of community service as self-imposed punishment for posing with a bikini-clad woman on a city fire truck 13 years ago.
Cummings Announced As New Chief Of LA Fire DepartmentInterim Chief Brian Cummings has been selected as the new chief of the Los Angeles Fire Department.