LA County Sheriffs Unveil Fire Cat, Vehicle Deployed In Situations Too Dangerous For Firefighters To Approach
Procession Held For Firefighter Killed In Agua Dulce Fire Station ShootingA firefighter was killed and a second was critically injured in a shooting at a Los Angeles County Fire Department station in Agua Dulce Tuesday morning believed to have been perpetrated by an off-duty firefighter .
Vanessa Bryant's Lawyers Ask For Temporary Postponement In Suit Against LA County Sheriff's Deputies
Fire Guts Commercial Building In East LAThe cause of a fire that burned through a commercial building in east Los Angeles overnight remains under investigation.
Pine Fire Off Highway 138 Near Llano That Burned Several Homes Now 10% ContainedA wind-driven brush fire near Highway 138 and 248th Street East in the Llano area, east of Palmdale, threatens nearby structures and prompts evacuations.
LA County Fire Seeing 'Drastic Decline' In COVID-19 Cases Within DepartmentThe Los Angeles County Fire Department has experienced a "drastic decline" in the test positivity rate and the number of individuals out sick with COVID-19 within its workforce, officials said Monday.
LAPD, LAFD Report Additional Cases Of Coronavirus; LA Sheriff's Department Establishes COVID WebsiteThe L.A. County Sheriff's Department reports 24 employees have tested positive for coronavirus, and 394 employees are being quarantined, officials said. L.A. County Fire has 12 confirmed cases of the virus.
LA County Voters To Decide On Property Tax Hike To Fund Firefighting ServicesIf approved, it would implement a 6-cents-per-square-foot property tax to raise an estimated $134 million per year for the L.A. County Fire Department.
"We Ran Out Of Equipment": County Fire Officials Raise Awareness Of Funding ChallengesThe Los Angeles County Fire Department held a public meeting Thursday to raise awareness of the challenges it is facing.
Brush Fire Gets Dangerously Close To Homes In Granada HillsSome residents were visible fighting back flames with fire hoses.
SUV Winds Up In Pepperdine University Swimming PoolNo injuries were reported, said Dispatch Supervisor Bernard Peters of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.