Los Angeles County Fourth District Supervisor Janice Hahn hosted the 2nd Annual Public Safety Appreciation Barbeque Lunch on Thursday, October 18, 2018.
On the evening of Thursday, August 23, 2018, Los Angeles County Fire Department Fire Station 40 in Pico Rivera responded to a 911 call for an elderly man suffering a massive heart attack. Family members and a neighbor performed CPR until the crew arrived.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Honor Guard is looking to increase its member-roster. Founded in 1994, the Honor Guard pays tribute to fallen members of the Department by providing formal flag ceremonies and assisting with funeral detail.
On Saturday, October 6, 2018, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Health Hazardous Materials Division’s (HHMD) “Toxic Crew” competed in the 6th Annual Los Angeles County Dragon Boat Festival. Twenty-three Department employees occupied two boats as they paddled across the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area in Irwindale.
On the weekend of October 13-14, 2018, over 100 Explorers competed in the 2018 Explorer Muster, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) and the Greater Los Angeles Area Council – Learning for Life.
The day I walked out of the firehouse on my last day on the job, I thought to myself: “Wow, I made it. I didn’t get killed and I didn’t get anyone else killed.” I breathed a sigh of relief.