Two Rescue Dogs Added To LA County Fire Search And Rescue TeamTwo rescue dogs have been added to the Los Angeles County Fire Department search and rescue team, the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation announced Tuesday.
LA County Firefighter Files Retaliation Lawsuit Over Kobe Bryant Crash Site PhotosAn L.A. County fire captain has filed a retaliation lawsuit alleging he was demoted for not fully cooperating with an investigation into graphic photos taken at the crash site where Lakers legend Kobe Brant and eight others died.
Bobcat Fire Possibly Caused By Vegetation Contacting SCE ConductorThe blaze has destroyed 171 structures, including 87 residences, and has damaged another 47. The Nature Center at the Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area was also destroyed.
Evacuations Ordered, Roads Closed As 'Explosive' Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 10,000-Plus AcresSome areas burned in this 'explosive' 10,000-plus acre fire for the first time since 1968, officials said.
Teen Triplets From Cerritos Create Coronavirus Safety KitsThe kits contain facial coverings, gloves, sanitizer wipes and water.
LA County Fire Sending Task Force To Help Hawaii As Hurricane Douglas ApproachesDouglas is still more than 1,000 miles east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii, but is intensifying as it moves west-northwest toward the islands. The storm is expected to at or near hurricane intensity as it approaches the islands on Sunday.
LA County Fire Helicopter Makes 'Precautionary' Landing; No InjuriesOne of the engines on a Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter failed Thursday morning.
Firefighter Hurt While Battling 2nd-Alarm Blaze At Pomona Leather FactoryThe fire was declared out at 2:05 a.m., after a second alarm was requested and 60 firefighters were called to battle the blaze.
LAFD, LAPD Each Report Additional Case Of CoronavirusBoth the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles Fire Department Thursday reported one employee each has tested positive for COVID-19.
Deputies Shared Graphic Images From Scene Of Helicopter Crash That Killed Kobe Bryant, Source ConfirmsDeputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shared graphic photos of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and eight others, a law enforcement source familiar with the situation confirmed to CBS Los Angeles Thursday.
LA County Fire Assisting In Search Efforts For Firefighter Missing After Deadly Porterville BlazeOn Wednesday, the Los Angeles County Fire Department sent a battalion chief, one of its search dogs and its handler to assist in the aftermath of the deadly fire.
Firefighters Battle Garage Fire In SylmarFirefighters quickly extinguish garage fire in Sylmar.
Auto Repair Shop In Carson Damaged By FireThe massive fire broke out at the auto shop on Neptune Avenue near Dolores and Carson.
Santa Clarita Valley Residents On Edge As Red Flag Conditions Put Fire Teams On AlertResidents are keeping a wary eye on the sky for signs of smoke as high winds and low humidity conspire to create ideal fire conditions.
Officials Warn Of Upcoming Bad Fire SeasonPeople living in wildfire-prone areas are urged to clear the brush from around their homes and create an evacuation plan.