AP: LAX Phone System Failed During Response To TSA Shooting Several critical communications failures may be to blame for a delayed response to the LAX shooting last November, according to the Associated Press.
Mayor: LAPD Outage 'May Have Been Both' Engineering, Personnel FailureMayor Antonio Villaraigosa promised on Monday to come up with answers for why the LAPD dispatch system lost power for nearly 12 hours.
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: Dispatch System 'Level Of Reliability' Improved Chief Brian Cummings wants Angelenos to rest assured that the majority of the fire department's technological glitches have been fixed.
LA Fire Commission To Review Response Times, Aging Dispatch EquipmentDespite comments from the mayor and the fire chief, concerns still linger over whether the fire department needs a technological upgrade.