Report: Leadership Overhaul, EMS Changes Key To LAFD ReformA new report says more job stability for LAFD chiefs and an overhaul of the agency's paramedic operations will help reduce concerns over emergency response times.
AP: LAX Phone System Failed During Response To TSA Shooting Several critical communications failures may be to blame for a delayed response to the LAX shooting last November, according to the Associated Press.
LA Fire Department To Streamline 911 CallsThe Los Angeles Fire Department is launching an overhaul of how they handle 911 calls, officials said Monday.
Authorities Seek Patience While They Probe LAX ShootingSeveral law enforcement agencies, who responded to LAX following a deadly shooting rampage in Terminal 3 earlier this month, have asked for patience during their investigation.
City Council Panel OKs Reward Offers, Stiffer Penalties In 'Swatting' IncidentsIndividuals who make false 911 calls to high-profile residences in Los Angeles may soon have to shell out big bucks if they're caught.
CSUN Campus Conducts Shooting DrillA campus shooting drill is taking place on the grounds of Cal State University, Northridge Thursday morning.
UCLA, UCR Fire Back At Article Placing Campuses Among ‘Most Dangerous' In AmericaSchool officials at two local universities are angered by a published report that placed their campuses near the bottom when it comes to safety.
Police, Fire Chiefs: 'Unknowns' Won't Stop San Bernardino ServicesAuthorities in San Bernardino pledged on Thursday to continue providing emergency services to residents just days after the city declared bankruptcy.
Expert Quits After 3-Month Review Of LAFD Response Times Jeff Godown told fire commissioners that department response time may actually be better than it appears before announcing his departure.
Tree-Trimming Budget Cuts May Slow Fire Trucks Fire engines and other emergency vehicles may face delays due to cutbacks in the city's tree-trimming schedule, officials said Tuesday.
Report: Less Than 2 Percent Of OC Fire Calls Are Fire-RelatedAn Orange County grand jury found an overwhelming 70 percent of calls to the fire department are not fire-related at all.