The Los Angeles County Fire Department is actively engaged in monitoring, overseeing, and assisting in the natural gas leak occurring in the Porter Ranch community of Los Angeles County to ensure protection of life, property and the environment.
Firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) and Fullerton Fire Department train together in Buena Park to practice high-rise tactics and communication among agencies.
Medical Director Dr. Clayton Kazan, Battalion Chief Anderson Mackey and members of Recruit Class 141 were among the Department personnel who participated in the inaugural Run to Remember – Los Angeles.
Twice this season, the Department of Beaches and Harbors has requested assistance from the Fire Department’s Heavy Equipment Unit to rebuild eight sand berms at Zuma Beach.
Fire Fighter Paramedic Matthew Prasch and Fire Fighter Specialist Tanen Anderson are honored as Firefighters of the Year by the Elks Lodge in Lancaster.