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December 2019

Flag Ceremony for Ret. Capt. Thomas Robertson 150 150 Karen Zarsadiaz

Flag Ceremony for Ret. Capt. Thomas Robertson

On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, a flag ceremony was held at Fire Station 3 to honor the life and service of retired Los Angeles County Fire Captain Thomas “Robbie” Robertson who recently passed away at the age of 80 in November. read more
LACoFD Wins Cardiac Arrest Survival Video Contest 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Wins Cardiac Arrest Survival Video Contest

The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Bureau’s video,”Can’t Stop Compressing”, won the 2019 Cardiac Arrest Survival Video Contest, co-sponsored by the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation and the Citizen CPR Foundation. read more
Congrats, Fire Fighter Paramedic Recruit Class 154! 150 150 Angel Scott

Congrats, Fire Fighter Paramedic Recruit Class 154!

The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Fire Fighter Paramedic Recruit Class 154 formally graduated from its fire academy. The graduation was held on Friday, December 20, 2019, at the Cecil R. Gehr Fire Combat Center at Department headquarters. read more
LACoFD Fire Chief Attends 2019 Smart and Safe Cities Forum 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Fire Chief Attends 2019 Smart and Safe Cities Forum

On Thursday, December 12, 2019, Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby attended the 2019 Smart and Safe Cities Forum where he shared his perspectives about the fire service and the importance of technology in protecting lives and property. read more
Congratulations, October 2019 Retirees! Angel Scott

Congratulations, October 2019 Retirees!

Congratulations to the following Los Angeles County Fire Department employees who recently retired in October from County service! read more
Celebrating 27 Years of the Spark of Love Toy Drive 150 150 Angel Scott

Celebrating 27 Years of the Spark of Love Toy Drive

From now until December 24, 2019, Los Angeles County fire stations are welcoming donations of new, unwrapped toys and sports equipment as part of the annual Spark of Love toy drive. read more
Pomona Chamber of Commerce Honors Two LACoFD Firefighters 150 150 Angel Scott

Pomona Chamber of Commerce Honors Two LACoFD Firefighters

The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Fire Fighter Specialist (FFS) Patrick Fraser and Fire Fighter (FFPM) Paramedic Franklin Kaihewalu from Fire Station 184 were recognized at the Pomona Chamber of Commerce’s fifth annual Holiday for Heroes luncheon. read more
Formal Graduation Celebrates UAV Paramedic Class 28 150 150 Angel Scott

Formal Graduation Celebrates UAV Paramedic Class 28

A formal graduation ceremony was held for five Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) firefighters who recently graduated from the University of Antelope Valley’s (UAV) Paramedic Education Training on December 6, 2019, in the UAV Ballroom in Lancaster. read more
LACoFD and LAFD Host Holiday Safety News Conference 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD and LAFD Host Holiday Safety News Conference

The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) joined the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) and the Grossman Burn Center to host a holiday safety news conference at LAFD’s Frank Hotchkin Memorial Training Center on Thursday, December 5, 2019. read more
Board of Supervisors Approves Tax Measure for 2020 Ballot 150 150 Angel Scott

Board of Supervisors Approves Tax Measure for 2020 Ballot

On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department received full support from the Board of Supervisors to place a local parcel tax measure on the March 3, 2020 ballot.  read more