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WFPA Set for February 22, 2020

Annually, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) hosts the Women’s Fire Prep Academy (WFPA) to teach individuals hands-on skills that are beneficial for a career in the fire service. read more
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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
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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
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Flag Ceremony Honors Retired Fire Chief Bragdon

Members of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) hosted a flag ceremony for retired Fire Chief Clyde A. Bragdon, Jr. to honor his life and outstanding career in the fire service. read more
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Celebrating 35 Years of the LACoFD’s Family Support Group

This year marks the 35th year of the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Family Support Group. A celebratory luncheon was held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at the Los Angeles County Fire Museum in Bellflower to commemorate the special occasion. read more
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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
2019 Behavioral Health Suicide Prevention & Awareness Safety Stand Down Angel Scott

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