Los Angeles Fire Department
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.
The Los Angeles Fire Department will begin releasing verified response time data to the public once a month, Mayor Eric Garcetti and Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas said Thursday.
Water flooded a Forever 21 warehouse on North Mission Road on Sunday morning, but city pipes were not deemed to be the cause.
In the wake of the Isla Vista rampage and several other mass shootings across the country, Los Angeles police and firefighters staged a drill Thursday to sharpen their emergency-response skills.
An off-duty Los Angeles Fire Department helicopter pilot and paramedic was killed and a boy was critically injured Monday when a fixed-wing aircraft crashed into a dry lake bed in the Mojave Desert.
It took firefighters nearly two hours to knock down a “suspicious” fire at the historic Elks Lodge in San Pedro Tuesday morning.
The Los Angeles Fire Department says a man was critically injured in a house fire.
The victim was reported stricken around 2:20 p.m. in Runyon Canyon Park
Firefighters called off a search along the Los Angeles River after a 40-minute effort, following reports that a victim had fallen off a bridge.