First responders from the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) were honored at Congresswoman Grace Napolitano’s fourth annual Congressional Prayer Breakfast at the Grace T. Black Auditorium in El Monte.
At the Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) personnel from Fire Station 40 in Pico Rivera were honored for their outstanding work and effort in saving the life an elderly man who suffered a massive heart attack.
Los Angeles County Fourth District Supervisor Janice Hahn hosted the 2nd Annual Public Safety Appreciation Barbeque Lunch on Thursday, October 18, 2018.
At Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting, Fire Captain Ricardo Ruelas was honored as the recipient of the 26th annual Perpetual Fire Prevention Award of Excellence. Additionally, the Board acknowledged October as Fire Prevention Month and also honored members of Urban Search and Rescue California Task Force 2 for their life-saving efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
As Fire Chief, your safety, mental health, and well-being are my top priority. The Executive Team and I are committed to providing you with the resources you need to perform your roles to the best of your ability and in the safest manner possible.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Urban Search and Rescue California Task Force-2 swiftwater team, led by Battalion Chief Dennis Cross, returned home from North Carolina on Monday, September 24, 2018.