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Cardiac Arrest Survivor Reunites with LACoFD Firefighters

On Friday, October 4, 2019, Sherry Holcomb and her family reunited with Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) firefighters from Station 21 in Lawndale to express their sincere gratitude for saving her life. read more
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Supervisors Proclaim Fire Prevention Month & Present Perpetual Fire Prevention Award

On Tuesday, October 1, 2019, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors proclaimed October as “Fire Prevention Month” and also recognized Fire Prevention’s 27th annual Perpetual Fire Prevention Award of Excellence honoree, Fire Captain Jason Nuesca. read more
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LACoFD Firefighters Honored at Annual IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial

The International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) honored Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Battalion Chief Roy Chapman, Fire Fighter Specialist Robert Brantley and Fire Fighter Russell Fagan at this year’s memorial ceremony in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  The event took place on Saturday, September 21, 2019. read more
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Incident Command Trailers Now Available for Deployment

Recently, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s last of three new all-hazard incident management trailers arrived.  read more
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2019 Behavioral Health Suicide Prevention & Awareness Safety Stand Down

September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month, and the Los Angeles County Fire Department participated in the second annual Behavioral Health Suicide Prevention and Awareness Safety Stand Down on Monday, September 23 through Wednesday, September 25, 2019. read more
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LACoFD Junior Lifeguard Program Graduates 69 Cadets!

The Los Angeles County Fire Department Lifeguard Division’s Junior Lifeguard Program graduated 69 cadets on Sunday, September 8, 2019, at the Dockweiler Youth Center in Playa Del Rey.  read more
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LACoFD & LAFD Remember Victims of 9/11

On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby joined Fifth District Supervisor Kathryn Barger, City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles City Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore and Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva at the Frank Hotchkin Memorial Training Center to remember the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001. read more
LACoFD Recognized as Community Heroes by Supervisor Solis Taylor

LACoFD Recognized as Community Heroes by Supervisor Solis

On Sunday, September 1, 2019, First District Supervisor Hilda Solis hosted her Community Heroes reception at the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona.  read more
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LACoFD Acquires Use of Olive View-UCLA Medical Center Helispot

Recently, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) added a newly renovated Fire Resource Center helispot as another resource in its firefighting efforts, located adjacent to Olive View-UCLA Medical Center in Sylmar. read more