Rescue

These shelties are looking for forever homes. (credit: Tiffany Fuller/Riverside County Animal Control)

60 Mini Shelties Rescued From Fire-Damaged House Available For Adoption Monday

Officials said all of the dogs were healthy.

07/20/2014

A man had to be airlifted to safety Saturday after falling down this cliff in Malibu. (credit: CBS)

Teen, 15, Rescued At Pirate’s Cove In Malibu After Falling Down Cliff

The unidentified teen reportedly suffered injuries to his head and chest.

07/19/2014

Two boys who officials thought might be stranded in a Corona storm drain, have apparently found their own escape route. (credit: CBS)

After Hours Of Searching, Hunt For Kids Believed Stuck In Corona Storm Drain Called Off

The boys were reportedly looking for a lost skateboard and allegedly fell down or went into the storm drain.

07/11/2014

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4 Rescued From Rancho Palos Verdes Jetty As Lifeguards Order People To Stay Away From Area

KCAL9’s Kevin Takumi reports Los Angeles County lifeguards swam the group out to a boat after they were unable to return to a safe path as the tide came in.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2014

(credit: Hillary Swanson)

VIDEO: 2 Men Rescue Teen From Treacherous Surf Off Rancho Palos Verdes

Two men are being called heroes after rescuing a teenager from treacherous surf off the Palos Verdes coast over the weekend.

07/07/2014

Newport Beach lifeguard Ben Carlson, 32, died saving a man's life. (credit: CBS)

Newport Beach Lifeguard Drowns While Rescuing Man In Rough Waters

The lifeguard was identified as 32-year-old Ben Carlson, a 15-year veteran of the department.

07/06/2014

(credit: CBS)

Part Of Eaton Canyon Closed To Climbers, Hikers This Summer

Since 2011, there have been five deaths. In 2012 alone there were over 60 rescues.

06/25/2014

(Credit: Chino Valley Fire District)

Stray Cat Rescued From Drainpipe In Chino Hills

CHINO HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters from the Chino Valley Fire District Sunday rescued a stray cat that was trapped inside of a six-inch drainpipe. The cat had crawled more than 40 feet into the pipe, and managed to […]

CBS Los Angeles–06/24/2014

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Car Seen ‘Hanging Precariously’ Off 4th Floor Of Westlake Parking Structure

Fire crews Wednesday responded to reports of a car hanging over the side of a parking structure in Westlake, authorities said.

06/18/2014

(Photo credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Dock Worker Hurt After Fall Into Cargo Hold At Port Of LA

Fire crews Monday rescued a worker who fell into the cargo hold of a ship at the Port of Los Angeles.

06/16/2014

Fourteen people -- five adults, seven children and two infants -- had to be rescued when their boat overturned in Lake Piru Sunday. (credit: CBS)

15 Rescued After Boat Overturns At Lake Piru

People in the boat had “scary moments.”

06/15/2014

(credit: CBS)

Good Samaritans Rescue 2 From Fiery South LA Crash

Two people Tuesday morning were rescued by good Samaritans following a fiery crash in South Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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Dog Rescued From Reseda House Fire That Killed 9 Animals

Los Angeles city fire spokeswoman Katherine Main said six caged cats and three dogs succumbed to smoke inhalation and were beyond help.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2014

FILE PHOTO (credit: istockphoto.com)

Naked Man Has To Be Coaxed Out Of Sherman Oaks Apartment Crawlspace

Residents called police after allegedly observing the man walking around their neighborhood nude.

05/18/2014

(Photo credit: JONATHAN ALCORN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rip Currents Behind Vast Majority Of Lifeguard Rescues At SoCal Beaches

As Angelenos run for the beaches during this May heatwave, Southland lifeguards are urging them to check for possible riptides before jumping into the water.

05/15/2014

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