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.
At the Tuesday, February 5, 2019, Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board voted to accept a grant award for $3,000,000 from the California Department of Forest and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE).
Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby joined District Attorney Jackie Lacey as featured guests on Fox 11 News’ “In Depth” with reporter Hal Eisner.
Lifeguard Captain Patrick O’Neill received a Medal of Valor at the 2018 California Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Awards ceremony on Wednesday, December 5th at the Marine’s Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco.
At the Sunday, December 9, 2018 Los Angeles Chargers game against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation received part of a $25,000 check from the team.