Los Angeles Fire Department
Record warmth and distance running do not mix well, so organizers of Sunday’s LA Marathon are doing what they can to try to keep the runners from suffering heat stroke and other related illnesses.
A woman suffered serious injuries after falling down an embankment while hiking in May Canyon on Saturday morning, authorities said.
Paramedics were sent by helicopter Wednesday to rescue a woman from a vehicle mangled by a collision in Pacific Palisades.
Two people were critically injured, and one motorist was in custody after anm early morning three-vehicle crash on La Cieneg Boulevard near Beverly Hills.
A state report says the Los Angeles Fire Department failed to properly inspect hundreds of hazardous sites across the city.
On a day where winter rains made driving a chore in the Southland, a multi-vehicle crash in downtown Van Nuys injured eight people Sunday afternoon, include three who were reported to be critically hurt.
An Anheuser-Busch brewery worker suffered serious burns Sunday afternoon after falling into a vat of hot mash at the bottling plant in Van Nuys, authorities said.
A person found dead in an apartment fire in the 14000 block of Saticoy Street in Van Nuys early Saturday morning may have been stabbed before the blaze occurred, Los Angeles police said.
A report released Thursday found that more outreach is needed to increase the number of women and minority firefighters in the Los Angeles Fire Department.
One woman suffered burns while a child escaped unharmed after an apartment fire in Van Nuys, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Numerous small fires were reported at the Men’s Central Jail on Sunday evening, authorities said.
Fire gutted much of a two-story home and sent one resident to a hospital with second-degree burns on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.
A fire that did major damage to a commercial building in South Los Angeles sent four people to area hospitals Wednesday evening, authorities said.
One person was killed when a car operated by a suspected drunken driver struck at least three parked vehicles early Sunday morning, police said.
Police called to the scene of a motor vehicle burglary returned fire when a suspect shot at them Sunday morning near Wilton Place and Melrose Avenue, authorities said.