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43 Firefighters Graduate from Los Angeles Fire Department - NBC Southern California

NBC Southern California

43 Firefighters Graduate from Los Angeles Fire Department
NBC Southern California
Friends and family celebrated 43 new firefighters who graduated Thursday from the Los Angeles Fire Department's training academy, the first class in several years, officials said. The recruits completed a rigorous 20-week training curriculum aimed at ...

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Posted on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:45:05 GMT



'Thunderous Explosion' Rocks Downtown L.A. High-Rise Office Building; 4 ... - KTLA

KTLA

'Thunderous Explosion' Rocks Downtown L.A. High-Rise Office Building; 4 ...
KTLA
An investigation was underway Friday after a “thunderous explosion” rocked the basement of a high-rise building in the Financial District of downtown L.A. the previous night, leaving four people with minor injuries, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
Electrical blast in Los Angeles leaves 12 buildings in darkWaterbury Republican American
Electrical blast in downtown LA injures 4, knocks out power to 13 high-risesLos Angeles Times
Downtown LA Building Survives ExplosionWestside Today

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Posted on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 11:51:25 GMT



43 Recruits Graduate Los Angeles Fire Department Academy - CBS Local

CBS Local

43 Recruits Graduate Los Angeles Fire Department Academy
CBS Local
SAN PEDRO (CBSLA.com) — Forty-three recruits, including two women, graduated Thursday morning from the Los Angeles Fire Department Academy. In sharp dress blues, the recruits marched in front of family and friends at the Harbor Recruit Training ...


Posted on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 20:27:50 GMT



Brush Fire Safety Tips From The Los Angeles County Fire Department And Office ... - KHTS Radio

KHTS Radio

Brush Fire Safety Tips From The Los Angeles County Fire Department And Office ...
KHTS Radio
Ed. Note: The following is a news release courtesy of the Los Angeles Office of Emergency Management. Los Angeles County Fire Department and Office of Emergency Management officials have provided brush fire safety tips as well as “Ready, Set, Go” ...

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Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:39:11 GMT



Trash fire at downtown Los Angeles high-rise under renovation - LA Daily News

Trash fire at downtown Los Angeles high-rise under renovation
LA Daily News
A large number of firefighters went to the scene on first reports of “light to moderate” smoke showing on upper floors of the building, the LAFD reported. However, many of the units were canceled when arriving firefighters discovered that the fire was ...


Posted on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:27:02 GMT



Memorial Service for LAFD Pilot/Firefighter Steven L. Robinson - The Public Slate

The Public Slate

Memorial Service for LAFD Pilot/Firefighter Steven L. Robinson
The Public Slate
Fire-TruckLos Angeles – A memorial service for Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Firefighter/Pilot Steven L. Robinson will be held tomorrow, Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village, CA ...


Posted on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:18:33 GMT



Homeless man arrested in 200-acre Montebello wildfire - Los Angeles Times

KTLA

Homeless man arrested in 200-acre Montebello wildfire
Los Angeles Times
At Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, the Legg Lake and shooting range areas of the park were evacuated, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. A homeless man was arrested on suspicion of setting the fire, authorities said Sunday evening.
1 Person Arrested in Connection to 200-Acre Brush Fire in Montebello AreaKTLA
Montebello Fire Forces Evacuations, Closes Section Eastbound 60 FreewayNBC Southern California
Arson arrest in raging Montebello Hills fire; blaze 60% containedMyNewsLA.com
Los Angeles Post-Examiner -CBS Local
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Posted on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:21:28 GMT



Setting a California standard for EMT certification in fire departments - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Setting a California standard for EMT certification in fire departments
Los Angeles Times
Most of California's more than 900 fire departments require that their firefighters are, at the very least, certified as EMTs, which entails about 160 hours of training and on-the-job experience. That includes the Los Angeles Fire Department and all ...


Posted on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 11:46:37 GMT



Arson Investigation Continues Into Small Fires in Beverly Glen; Man Questioned ... - KTLA

KTLA

Arson Investigation Continues Into Small Fires in Beverly Glen; Man Questioned ...
KTLA
Madison later confirmed one possible suspect was in custody, but Erik Scott of the Los Angeles Fire Department said that individual was questioned and released. The “person of interest” was determined not to have any involvement with the three fires ...
Officials investigate 3 fires in multimillion-dollar neighborhoodLos Angeles Times
Arson suspected with 3 small grass fires in Beverly Glen areaLA Daily News

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Posted on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:59:40 GMT



Brush Fire Burns Along 118 Freeway in Simi Valley After Truck Goes Over Side - KTLA

KTLA

Brush Fire Burns Along 118 Freeway in Simi Valley After Truck Goes Over Side
KTLA
In a dramatic rescue, a Los Angeles County Fire Department team later hoisted the driver from the crash site to a helicopter overhead before transporting the patient to a hospital. Firefighters and CHP officers responded about 5:36 a.m. to the Santa ...
A second Simi Valley wildfire erupts, at least 150 acres charredLos Angeles Times
Brush fire threatens homes in Simi Valley; 50 percent containedKABC-TV
Fire Crews Contain 189-Acre Fire In Simi ValleyCBS Local
MyNewsLA.com -LA Daily News
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Posted on Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:47:52 GMT



 

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