The Hermosa Beach City Council honored Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) firefighters for their effective response to a call involving a stroke patient in need of interventional care at a First Responder Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, February 22, 2018.
Division Chief Bill Jones of the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Health Hazardous Materials Division (HHMD) received a Distinguished Service Award at the 20th annual California Certified Unified Program Agencies (CUPA) training conference.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) has acquired two brand-new All Hazard Incident Management Trailers, Command 1 and Command 2, that will serve as the base of operations during major incidents.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Health Hazardous Materials Division (HHMD) held its first Public Outreach Day on Thursday, February 15, 2018, at its headquarters in the city of Commerce. Representatives from local government agencies, Department personnel and the public attended the event that was created to help increase awareness, understanding and support for the public health and environmental protection services HHMD provides.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation (Foundation) recently launched its new website at www.lacfdf.org. On it, you will find information and history about the Foundation as well as safety tips on a variety of topics, including emergency preparedness, Hands-Only CPR and Community Emergency Response Training (CERT).
The Los Angeles County Fire Department extends a fond farewell to two of our retiring search and rescue canines. Ty, partner of Fire Captain Dennis Dimarzio, and Hunter, partner of Fire Captain Bill Monahan. Both officially retired on January 31, 2018.
On February 8, 2018, the city of Bellflower hosted the 24th Annual Bellflower Recognizes Acts of Valor and Outstanding Service (BRAVO) Awards ceremony at the William and Jane Bristol Civic Auditorium in Bellflower.