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January 2020

LACoFD AC Alkonis Receives Firefighter Fitness Leadership Award 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD AC Alkonis Receives Firefighter Fitness Leadership Award

Assistant Fire Chief Derek Alkonis of the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Air and Wildland Division received the very first Firefighter Fitness Leadership Award presented at an event hosted by Los Angeles Lakers strength coach Gunnar Peterson and FitFighter founder and CEO Sarah Apgar. read more
LACoFD Recognizes Good Samaritan for Performing Life-Saving CPR 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Recognizes Good Samaritan for Performing Life-Saving CPR

On Friday, January 24, 2020, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) personnel from Fire Station 156 held a recognition ceremony in honor of Valencia resident Shelby Stuckey. read more
Fire Chief Receives SCV Chamber’s Public Service Award 150 150 Angel Scott

Fire Chief Receives SCV Chamber’s Public Service Award

Fire Chief Daryl Osby of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) was recognized at the Santa Clarita Valley (SCV) Chamber of Commerce’s 97th annual Awards & Installation Gala at the Hyatt Regency Valencia on Friday, January 24, 2020. read more
LACoFD Participates in 2020 Kingdom Day Parade 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Participates in 2020 Kingdom Day Parade

Celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Chief Deputy Dawnna Lawrence and Deputy Chief William McCloud…

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LA County Fire Museum Celebrates 2019 Retirees 150 150 Angel Scott

LA County Fire Museum Celebrates 2019 Retirees

On Tuesday, January 21, 2020, the Los Angeles County Fire Museum in Bellflower hosted the first-ever retiree luncheon to acknowledge…

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Meet New Forestry Division Chief Ron Durbin 150 150 Karen Zarsadiaz

Meet New Forestry Division Chief Ron Durbin

The move-in process is gradual for the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s new Forestry Division Chief, Ron Durbin, who was appointed to the position in early January. read more
LACoFD Congratulates Newly Promoted Team Members! 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Congratulates Newly Promoted Team Members!

The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) proudly hosted a ceremony to celebrate 27 newly promoted team members. The event took place in the MAYNE Events Center’s banquet room in Bellflower on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. read more
East Regional Ops Bureau Receives Board Recognition Angel Scott

East Regional Ops Bureau Receives Board Recognition

On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, First District Supervisor Hilda Solis recognized members of the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) East Regional Operations Bureau for their dedicated commitment to County residents. read more
LACoFD Receives Cal Water Grant for Water-Saving Pump Pod 150 150 Angel Scott

LACoFD Receives Cal Water Grant for Water-Saving Pump Pod

Recently, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) received one of two grants from California Water Service through its conservation incentive and rebate program. The other grant was given to the Visalia Fire Department. read more
BC Roland Sprewell Joins Employee Services Section and PIO 150 150 Karen Zarsadiaz

BC Roland Sprewell Joins Employee Services Section and PIO

In December 2019, Battalion Chief Roland Sprewell assumed his duties, overseeing the Employee Services Section (ESS) and Public Information Office (PIO) of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD). read more