Mayor Eric Garcetti and the fire chief touted a smartphone app Wednesday that alerts people with CPR training if someone in a nearby public area is suffering from cardiac arrest and needs help.
It was a freak accident at a Southland boy’s 10th birthday party that changed everything for his family.
The paramedics — namely Donovan George and Alex Van — sprang into action when a 70-something male passenger passed out and stopped breathing.
Two Angelenos who suffered heart attacks were reunited Thursday with the emergency medical teams that responded to their emergencies with life-saving care.
The caller reported the victim was not breathing, and was believed to be dead, officers explained.
A year-old girl who fell in the pool of her La Palma home was saved from drowning by a family member, authorities said Wednesday.
A Venice Beach doctor who was struck by lightning says learning CPR can save a life.
A 3-year-old boy is recovering Wednesday after nearly drowning in his apartment complex pool while his mother left him unattended.
Because of Kaitlyn Truman’s quick response the little girl survived.
Morgan Wilson’s grief-stricken parents are hoping her tragic death will lead to new safety guidelines for other students.
Two people have died in the custody of Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.
People across Los Angeles County Thursday learned lifesaving “hands only” cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) techniques.
Two LAPD officers of the 77th Division were just about to conclude a routine day on patrol when they ended up saving the life of a young toddler in South Los Angeles on Saturday.
A 9-year-old South Pasadena boy was recognized Thursday for helping to save his younger sister as she choked on a grape.
A 2-year-old boy is ready for Christmas, thanks to the presence of an El Monte Police corporal who was ready with his CPR training.