LAFD Divided Into 4 Bureaus In Effort To Improve Response TimesThe Los Angeles Fire Department will now operate out of four bureaus in and around the city as part of an effort to increase accountability and improve response times.
Fire Chief To Answer Questions About Department's Efforts To Reduce Response TimesLos Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings will go before the City Council Tuesday morning to answer questions about his department’s efforts to reduce emergency response times.
LAFD Follows Up Response Times Report With More Accurate FindingsLos Angeles Fire Department leaders say they've now come up with accurate response time figures after the City Council disputed their original findings.
New Data To Be Released On LA City Fire Response TimesOn the eve of an audit being released on Los Angeles City Fire response times, Councilman Dennis Zine met with firefighters at Station 88 in the San Fernando Valley.
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.
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.
Firefighters Union Chief Disputes Mayor's Report On Emergency Response Times Los Angeles city and fire officials cleared up discrepancies regarding emergency response times by city firefighters -- but a union official says their comments simply don't match the data.
Raytheon To Arm LASD Patrol Cars With Military-Style TechnologyTechnology perfected on the battlefields of Iraq will soon see its way into patrol cars of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.