In December 2019, Battalion Chief Roland Sprewell assumed his duties, overseeing the Employee Services Section (ESS) and Public Information Office (PIO) of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD).
In mid-August, training sessions and meetings were held for all 66 cardfile captains to discuss and learn about on-going strategies that are designed to help relieve staffing challenges throughout the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD).
The Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) recently received a $205,000 grant from the County of Los Angeles Quality and Productivity Commission to purchase 10 mechanical CPR devices for rescue boats in its fleet.
As part of National Safety Month, Fire Fighter Specialist Randolph Lopez, Fire Fighter Joel Entreken and Fire Fighter Joshua Reyes from Fire Station 120 conducted a safety presentation at Tetra Tech in Diamond Bar on Wednesday, June 26, 2019.
Firefighters from the Los Angeles County Fire Department competed in the CMC GRIMP North America competition which took place on the Battleship USS Iowa in San Pedro from March 28-30, 2019.
In its recent quarterly briefing, the FIrefighting RESources of California Organized for Potential Emergencies (FIRESCOPE) released the first-ever national standard for helicopter hoist rescues.