Urban Search And Rescue

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Local Firefighters Deploy For Rescue Mission In Nepal

A team of Southland firefighters has been deployed to join the rescue and recovery efforts in Nepal following a devastating 7.8-Magnitude earthquake Friday.

04/26/2015

Two hikers has to be rescued Sunday in Griffith Park. (credit: CBS)

2 Hikers Rescued In Griffith Park After Becoming Stranded On Steep Hill

Two hikers had to be rescued off a very steep hill in Griffith Park Sunday.

04/14/2013

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Japan’s Consul General Thanks LA County Rescue Team

Japan’s consul general has expressed gratitude to a Los Angeles County Fire Department urban search and rescue team that rushed across the Pacific to help in the aftermath of the devastating quake and tsunami.

04/26/2011