The Los Angeles County Fire Department joined the Los Angeles, Vernon and Compton Fire Departments along with the Union Pacific Railroad, BNSF Railway and Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority to conduct an educational emergency drill in the Alameda Corridor on Sunday morning, March 11.
Our Explorers are the Department’s tomorrow. With every new Explorer, we glimpse our Department’s future. Through our Explorer Program, we strive to ensure that each young person who enters our Program walks away skilled, confident, and successful in achieving any career goal they wish to pursue.
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.
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.
On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey recognized Los Angeles County Fire Fighters Brent Glonchak and Heidi Manzanares (FS 49), along with three civilians, in a ceremony celebrating their courageous acts in assisting victims of violent crimes.