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Call to end nepotism in Los Angeles Fire Department hiring - Los Angeles Daily News

NBC Southern California

Call to end nepotism in Los Angeles Fire Department hiring
Los Angeles Daily News
As Los Angeles prepares to hire a new class of firefighters, the top investigator in the Los Angeles Fire Department is urging tougher procedures be put in place to prevent nepotism and the appearance of favoritism. LAFD Independent Assessor Sue ...
City probe calls for anti-nepotism reforms at LAFDLos Angeles Times
Los Angeles Fire Department Gets New Helmets for Fighting Brush FiresNBC Southern California
LA Fire Watchdog Makes Anti-Nepotism RecommendationsPost-Periodical

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Posted on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 03:06:15 GMT



More than 10000 rush to apply in rebooted LAFD hiring drive - Los Angeles Times

More than 10000 rush to apply in rebooted LAFD hiring drive
Los Angeles Times
More than 10,000 applicants are seeking to join the ranks of the Los Angeles Fire Department, according to data released Monday, as the city rushes to reboot a hiring process halted earlier this year amid concerns of nepotism and mismanagement. A flood ...

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Posted on Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:53:39 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department to hire 165 new firefighters in wake of recruiting ... - Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles Fire Department to hire 165 new firefighters in wake of recruiting ...
Los Angeles Daily News
With LAFD Assistant Chief Ralph Terrazas, right, awaiting confirmation as the new LAFD chief following his appointment by Los Angles Mayor Eric Garcetti, left, plus a host of new standards and procedures that have yet to be implemented, the department ...

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Posted on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:43:46 GMT



Ralph Terrazas named Los Angeles Fire Department Chief - Los Angeles Daily News

89.3 KPCC

Ralph Terrazas named Los Angeles Fire Department Chief
Los Angeles Daily News
Ralph Terrazas named Los Angeles Fire Department Chief. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti introduces his new choice for Los Angeles fire chief, current LAFD Assistant Chief Ralph Terrazas, during a press conference at City Hall on Tuesday, July 15, 2014.
Garcetti announces appointment of first Latino chief for LAFDLos Angeles Times
Ralph Terrazas named new LA Fire Department chief89.3 KPCC
Ralph Terrazas Named New Los Angeles Fire ChiefNBC Southern California
CBS Local -Patch.com
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Posted on Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:51:42 GMT



10000 applicants seek firefighter jobs with LAFD - L.A. Biz

Westside Today

10000 applicants seek firefighter jobs with LAFD
L.A. Biz
The Los Angeles Times reported the scandal, producing internal LAFD emails that showed preferences for LAFD family members. In fact, almost a quarter of the 70 recruits eventually hired were related to firefighters in the department. Furthermore, the ...
Los Angeles Fire Department Receives Freedom AwardWestside Today
More Than 10000 Rush to Apply for LAFD PositionsFirehouse.com
1 Dead in Exposition Park House Fire That Left Firefighter InjuredKTLA
Los Angeles Times -Los Angeles Daily News -MyFox Los Angeles
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Posted on Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:59:58 GMT



New Los Angeles Fire Department hiring plan takes shape - Los Angeles Daily News

Business Wire

New Los Angeles Fire Department hiring plan takes shape
Los Angeles Daily News
The City of Los Angeles will be starting from scratch in its effort to hire a new cadet class this year for the Los Angeles Fire Department, effectively cutting loose the 13,000 applicants who had previously applied. Gloria Sosa, assistant general ...
Garcetti moves to restart suspended LAFD hiring driveLos Angeles Times
Los Angeles Fire Dept. Ends Four-Month Hiring FreezeFirehouse.com
L.A. Moving to Hire Firefighters Despite $270K Recruitment Report Not CompletePatch.com

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Posted on Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:21:35 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department: 6 people treated for carbon monoxide exposure ... - BreakingNews.com

Los Angeles Fire Department: 6 people treated for carbon monoxide exposure ...
BreakingNews.com
Editor's note: The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power reportedly told @AP that the entire city of Los Angeles uses approximately 550 million gallons of water per day. An estimated 8 to 10 million were lost in today's water break near UCLA ...


Posted on Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:09:26 GMT



LAFD Selected to Receive 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support ... - LAFD News & Information (blog)

LAFD Selected to Receive 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support ...
LAFD News & Information (blog)
Official Seal of the Los Angeles Fire Department LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) was selected Monday to receive a prestigious award from the Secretary of Defense that recognizes the Department for support of its National Guard ...

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Posted on Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:54:05 GMT



Smoke Alarms Lacking in Deadly Los Angeles Fire - LAFD News & Information (blog)

Smoke Alarms Lacking in Deadly Los Angeles Fire
LAFD News & Information (blog)
The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned at 10:43 AM on July 29, 2014 to 1588 West 36th Place in the Exposition Park neighborhood of Los Angeles. Firefighters arrived quickly to find heavy smoke showing from a 1,712 square-foot one story home.


Posted on Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:13:38 GMT



DWP defends response to UCLA flood, says crews had to find valve - Los Angeles Times

Uncover California

DWP defends response to UCLA flood, says crews had to find valve
Los Angeles Times
Thousands of gallons of water trapped five people in their cars as they tried to drive out the flood zone, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. Water was seen inside the J.D. Morgan Center, which houses athletic staff and administration ...
Water-Main Break Results In Flooding At UCLACBS Local
2 workers who cleaned up Pauley Pavilion hospitalized after breathing in ...Los Angeles Daily News
Drivers stranded after water main break in Los AngelesWTOC
SportsGrid -Uncover California
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Posted on Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:47:49 GMT



 

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