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Ousted LA fire marshal claims corruption among city fire inspectors - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Ousted LA fire marshal claims corruption among city fire inspectors
Los Angeles Times
A top Los Angeles Fire Department official is alleging corruption in the city inspection programs he once administered as part of a $5-million retaliation claim filed Tuesday. Deputy Chief John Vidovich was removed from his post as fire marshal last ...

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Posted on Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:45:48 GMT



LAFD Knocks Down 6-Acre Brush Fire in Elysian Park - KTLA

KTLA

LAFD Knocks Down 6-Acre Brush Fire in Elysian Park
KTLA
The call came in about 11:45 a.m. from Elysian Park Drive, according to Erik Scott with the Los Angeles Fire Department. Firefighters were " hitting the flames hard and fast from the ground and air," Scott said. The fire was declared knocked down in a ...
Brush Fire Scorches 6 Acres Near Elysian Park DrivePatch.com
6 acres burn in Elysian ParkLA Daily News

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Posted on Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:12:41 GMT



Firefighters Attack Brush Fire in Northeast San Fernando Valley - NBC Southern California

NBC Southern California

Firefighters Attack Brush Fire in Northeast San Fernando Valley
NBC Southern California
Firefighters extinguished a 21-acre brush fire in the northeastern San Fernando Valley Tuesday morning. The fire was reported around 11:25 p.m. Monday in the 10500 block of Woldrich Street near the Foothill (210) Freeway, the Los Angeles Fire ...
Brush fire contained near 210 Freeway in Lake View TerraceLA Daily News
Brush Fire Scorches 21 Acres in Lake View Terrace Amid Hot, Dry SoCal ConditionsKTLA

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Posted on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:04:16 GMT



Possible Water Main Break on Melrose Causes Extensive Flooding: LAFD - KTLA

Los Angeles Times

Possible Water Main Break on Melrose Causes Extensive Flooding: LAFD
KTLA
Crews are responding to a massive flooding incident on Melrose Avenue on Friday, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Crews arrive at the scene of a massive water leak on Melrose Avenue in a Sky5 image captured Sept. 23, 2016. (Credit: KTLA).
Water main break floods part of Melrose AvenueLos Angeles Times
Water main break on Melrose causes major flooding and extensive damageFOX 11 Los Angeles

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Posted on Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:05:11 GMT



Two Dogs Killed in Van Nuys House Fire: LAFD - KTLA

KTLA

Two Dogs Killed in Van Nuys House Fire: LAFD
KTLA
Authorities investigate a house fire in Van Nuys that left two dogs dead. (Credit: KTLA). ×. Two Dogs Killed in Van Nuys House Fire: LAFD. Authorities investigate a house fire in Van Nuys that left two dogs dead. (Credit: KTLA). Two dogs were killed in ...
Firefighters douse Van Nuys fire that killed 2 dogs, destroyed carLA Daily News

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Posted on Fri, 02 Sep 2016 06:47:42 GMT



Fire at Vandenberg Air Force Base 70% contained; Elysian Park blaze extinguished - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Fire at Vandenberg Air Force Base 70% contained; Elysian Park blaze extinguished
Los Angeles Times
A water-dropping helicopter aided about 100 firefighters as they attacked the flames “hard and fast from the ground and the air,” the Los Angeles Fire Department said in a statement. Strong winds are forecast for portions of Southern California ...
Ventura County firefighter Ryan Osler, 38, dies in rollover crash on way to fireLA Daily News
Firefighter Killed in Crash While Assigned to Canyon FireNBC Southern California

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Posted on Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:47:41 GMT



LA agrees to $3-million settlement with cyclist struck in San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

LA agrees to $3-million settlement with cyclist struck in San Fernando Valley
Los Angeles Times
The Los Angeles Fire Department conducted an internal investigation following the Zambrano case and found the dispatcher did not violate any policies or procedures. Since then, the LAFD has changed its dispatch system to include addresses for all ...


Posted on Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:26:26 GMT



School Bus Catches Fire on 210 Freeway, Leaving Students Stranded on Roadside - KTLA

School Bus Catches Fire on 210 Freeway, Leaving Students Stranded on Roadside
KTLA
The students appeared to be girls in uniform heading to a sports event. No one appeared to be injured and the Los Angeles Fire Department was responding, aerial video from Sky5 showed. Brian Humphrey with LAFD said either police or CHP put the flames ...


Posted on Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:58:03 GMT



Crews Contain 3-Acre Brush Fire in La Canada Flintridge - KTLA

KTLA

Crews Contain 3-Acre Brush Fire in La Canada Flintridge
KTLA
Los Angeles County and city firefighters contained a three-acre brush fire in La Canada Flintridge Monday night, officials said. The blaze was reported about 9 p.m. in the 1950 block of Hilldale Drive near a YMCA, officials said. About three acres of ...

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Posted on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:34:43 GMT



Firefighters battle flames and exploding gas cylinders in downtown LA building fire - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Firefighters battle flames and exploding gas cylinders in downtown LA building fire
Los Angeles Times
... in downtown Los Angeles on Monday night, putting firefighters on the defensive as they worked to control the blaze. The fire broke out about 8 p.m. in the 300 block of East 3rd Street, said Brian Humphrey, spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Fire in Downtown LA Building Burns 'Hazardous' Gas Cylinders ...NBC Southern California
Smoking Materials Shop Destroyed in Downtown L.A. Fire | KTLAKTLA
LA smoke shop up in flamesReuters
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Posted on Tue, 13 Sep 2016 03:58:19 GMT



 

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