• January 17, 2023

2022 Breaks LACoFD Record for Daily Average of 9-1-1 Calls

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2022 Breaks LACoFD Record for Daily Average of 9-1-1 Calls

2022 Breaks LACoFD Record for Daily Average of 9-1-1 Calls 489 335 Karen Zarsadiaz

For the first time, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) received more than 1,200 9-1-1 calls on average every day during 2022; the daily average amounted to 1,226 calls for help.

And throughout 2022, Dispatch received a total of 447,210 calls compared to 421,740 in 2021; an increase of 5.8% (25,970).

During the year, the busiest time of the day was between noon and 1:00 p.m.

Overall, the busiest day in 2022 happened to be on January 22, 2022, with 1,643 9-1-1 calls logged, making it the third busiest of all time.