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.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Fire Fighter Paramedic Recruit Class 154 formally graduated from its fire academy. The graduation was held on Friday, December 20, 2019, at the Cecil R. Gehr Fire Combat Center at Department headquarters.
On Thursday, December 12, 2019, Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby attended the 2019 Smart and Safe Cities Forum where he shared his perspectives about the fire service and the importance of technology in protecting lives and property.
From now until December 24, 2019, Los Angeles County fire stations are welcoming donations of new, unwrapped toys and sports equipment as part of the annual Spark of Love toy drive.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Fire Fighter Specialist (FFS) Patrick Fraser and Fire Fighter (FFPM) Paramedic Franklin Kaihewalu from Fire Station 184 were recognized at the Pomona Chamber of Commerce’s fifth annual Holiday for Heroes luncheon.
A formal graduation ceremony was held for five Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) firefighters who recently graduated from the University of Antelope Valley’s (UAV) Paramedic Education Training on December 6, 2019, in the UAV Ballroom in Lancaster.
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.
On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department received full support from the Board of Supervisors to place a local parcel tax measure on the March 3, 2020 ballot.