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First Latino Chief of Los Angeles Fire Department Confirmed by City Council - KTLA

KTLA

First Latino Chief of Los Angeles Fire Department Confirmed by City Council
KTLA
Ralph M. Terrazas, the department's 18th fire chief, was chosen by Mayor Eric Garcetti and confirmed by the L.A. City Council. “I am honored and humbled to begin leading the 3,200 men and women of the LAFD as their fire chief,” Terrazas said. “It's an ...
Ralph Terrazas named Los Angeles Fire Department Chiefyovenice
Ralph Terrazas Named First Latino LAFD ChiefCBS Local
L.A. Council Confirms Terrazas as Fire ChiefFirehouse.com
Los Angeles Daily News -LAFD News & Information (blog) -FOX 11 Los Angeles
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Posted on Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:51:13 GMT



New Los Angeles Fire Department chief Ralph Terrazas of San Pedro sets high ... - Daily Breeze

New Los Angeles Fire Department chief Ralph Terrazas of San Pedro sets high ...
Daily Breeze
Growing up in San Pedro, Ralph Terrazas had one dream: to become a firefighter. Thirty-one years ago he achieved that dream when he joined the Los Angeles Fire Department. Now, he has taken the reins of the department as fire chief, commanding a force ...
LAFD Firefighter Goes the Extra Mile to Help Family in NeedLAFD News & Information (blog)
Small Brush Fire Contained in ChatsworthPost-Periodical

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Posted on Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:42:42 GMT



Wounded warrior honored at LAFD station - USC News

USC News

Wounded warrior honored at LAFD station
USC News
In 2013, Carson spent a weekend with the LAFD, which partnered with USC to bring military veterans from the Wounded Warrior Project to Los Angeles for a weekend of football and fun. Carson made a strong impression on Lore, a former U.S. Marine, who is ...

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Posted on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:30:07 GMT



No Functional Smoke Alarms in Fatal Los Angeles Fire - LAFD News & Information (blog)

No Functional Smoke Alarms in Fatal Los Angeles Fire
LAFD News & Information (blog)
The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned at 4:51 PM on August 24, 2014 to the report of a structure fire at 1568 South Point View Street in the Faircrest Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles. Firefighters arrived quickly to find heavy smoke showing ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:27:20 GMT



Los Angeles Council signs off on Encino fire station lease plan - LA Daily News

Post-Periodical

Los Angeles Council signs off on Encino fire station lease plan
LA Daily News
The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday agreed to allow a local nonprofit to lease an unused San Fernando Valley fire station for $1 a year. The council voted 12-0 to let the Glendale-based Armenian Cultural Foundation run a chapter out of Fire Station No.
City Council Approves $1 Lease for Armenian Center in EncinoPost-Periodical

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Posted on Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:01:08 GMT



LA County Fire Department links dispatch system to PulsePoint CPR app - Los Angeles Times

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LA County Fire Department links dispatch system to PulsePoint CPR app
Los Angeles Times
Hoping to turn regular cellphone-toting Angelenos into rapid responders, the Los Angeles County Fire Department has linked its dispatch system to a cellphone app that will notify CPR-trained good Samaritans when someone in a public place nearby is ...
Los Angeles County Fire Department Officials Announce Launch Of Pulse Point ...KHTS Radio
CPR app linked to Los Angeles County Fire Department dispatch systemThe Republic

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Posted on Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:58:55 GMT



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
Study: Nepotism within Los Angeles FD ConcerningFirehouse.com
Post-Periodical
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Posted on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 03:06:15 GMT



South Los Angeles shooting victims seek help at fire station - KABC-TV

South Los Angeles shooting victims seek help at fire station
KABC-TV
Four people were shot Monday night in South Los Angeles, including two people who sought medical attention at a Los Angeles fire station. A call about the shooting came at about 6:10 p.m. Two victims were found at 46th Street and Gramercy Place.

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Posted on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:47:30 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department Chief to throw first pitch at Dodgers game - Westside Today

Los Angeles Fire Department Chief to throw first pitch at Dodgers game
Westside Today
Los Angeles Fire Department Chief Ralph Terrazas will throw the first pitch before tonight's Los Angeles Dodgers game at Dodger Stadium in connection with the team's inaugural Firefighter Appreciation Night. A portion of the proceeds from a discounted ...

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Posted on Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:17:53 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department swears in new fire chief - Westside Today

Los Angeles Fire Department swears in new fire chief
Westside Today
Los Angeles Fire Department Assistant Chief Ralph Terrazas was sworn into office as the new fire chief on Friday, following the City Council's unanimous support of his appointment. “Today we take a very important step forward in building … the Los ...

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Posted on Sun, 10 Aug 2014 17:16:18 GMT



 

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