LAFD Captain Victor Aguirre Sues Owner Of Downtown LA Building That Blew Up, Burning Him CatastrophicallyThe lawsuit filed by Capt. Victor Aguirre claims he suffered catastrophic injuries in the explosion, including severe burns over most of his body, and third-degree burns to his hands that were so devastating, each of his fingers had to be partially amputated.
Motorcycle Club Of LA Firefighters Travel Across US To Commemorate 9/11The group of about 40 members began their 3,200-mile journey last week.
What3Words App Connects LAFD To People In Need Of Help FasterThe Los Angeles Fire Department, which gets 1,000 calls for help daily, officially adopted the app “what3words” in July.
LAFD Crews Extinguished Saturday Brusher At Hansen DamThe blaze was reported at around 2:32 p.m. in the 12000 block of West Osborne Street.
Circuit Breaker Fire Triggers Power Outage In ResedaAbout 5,700 customers in Reseda are without electricity that isn't expected to be fully restored until Saturday evening due to a circuit breaker fire Saturday at a Department of Water and Power facility, authorities said.
LAPD, LAFD Announce Additional COVID-19 Deaths, Cases Within DepartmentsThe city of Los Angeles' Emergency Management Department Friday provided updates on how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the Los Angeles Police Department and Los Angeles Fire Department.
LAFD Facing Scrutiny For Allegedly Trying To Cover-Up Complaints That A Top Official Was Drunk At WorkA senior administrative commander with the Los Angeles Fire Department is accused of being under the influence of drugs or alcohol while on duty.
Firefighters Extinguish 'Greater-Alarm' Blaze In Vacant Downtown ChurchThe Los Angeles Fire Department responded Monday to a fire in a vacant two-story church located at 1742 S. Trinity St. downtown.
LAPD, LAFD Report More Staff Self-Isolating At Home Due To COVID-19The Los Angeles Emergency Operations Center Thursday reported the highest number in months of police and fire department employees self-isolating at home due to COVID-19.
1 Killed In Multi-Vehicle Crash On 110 Freeway Near USCAt least one person was killed in a hit-and-run crash near the University of Southern California on Monday night.
Fire Crews Battling 3-Acre Brusher In Chatsworth Near North Boulder RidgeCrews from the Los Angeles Fire Department are fighting an approximately three-acre fire in Chatsworth in the area of 10547 North Boulder Ridge.
LAFD Knocks Down 4-Acre Blaze In Remote Section Of Ken Malloy Harbor Regional ParkIt took the Los Angeles Fire Department approximately four hours to contain and fully extinguish a four acre fire that occurred around 9:30 p.m. in the 26000 block of South Vermont Avenue in a difficult to access section of Ken Malloy Harbor Regional Park.
Woman Steals LAFD Ambulance, Crashes It Into Pole In North HillsPolice say firefighters were responding to a 911 call at Parthenia Street and Columbus Avenue at about 3:25 a.m. when a woman jumped into an ambulance and took off.
Residents of Mobile Home Park On Edge After Dangerous Fire Lit In Fire Pit, Allegedly By Homeless CoupleResidents of the Pacific Palisades Bowl Mobile Home Park woke up Tuesday night to a fire burning in the middle of their complex.
Firefighters Battle Structure Blaze In Vacant 2-Story North Hollywood Commercial BuildingThe Los Angeles Fire Department battled responded to reports of a fire at 3:27 p.m. in a vacant two-story commercial building in North Hollywood.