It’s Fire Service Month at the Los Angeles County Fire Department; a time we set aside to roll up our doors to the community and host family-friendly events with entertainment, fire engines, demos and more!
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Lifeguard Division held an Emergency Medical Services Recognition Ceremony on Tuesday, April 24, 2017, at the Lifeguard Training Center in Manhattan Beach.
Each year, the Annual Firefighters’ Memorial Service honors firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department who bravely gave their lives in the line of duty. On Saturday, May 20, 2017, Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes and Fire Fighter Gino “Rick” Zeni will be remembered and honored for their service and dedication to the Department.
Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby and the Executive Team hosted a promotional ceremony on Wednesday, April 19, to congratulate 28 employees who have been promoted to the next stage in their careers.
Los Angeles County and City Fire Guards paid special tribute to Actor, Director Gary Sinise on the occasion of his receiving the 2,606th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, April 17, 2017.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) hosted its second Women’s Fire Preparatory Academy (WFPA) on Saturday, April 7, at the Cecil R. Gehr Memorial Fire Combat Training Center. Fifty of the 120 participants that day were selected to continue on for the next five weeks of training.