Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby received the Independent Cities Association (ICA) Public Safety Award and served as the keynote speaker at its 59th annual Winter Seminar Keynote Address and Award luncheon.
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).
On Wednesday, January 30, 2019, the residents of the Morrison Ranch Estates Homeowners’ Association hosted a luncheon to thank public safety officers for their efforts during the Woolsey Fire.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department is deeply saddened by the unexpected passing of 63-year-old Fire Captain Michael Shepard on Wednesday, January 23, 2019.
On the morning of Thursday, January 24, 2019, members of the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) attended the funeral and procession of LACoFD Fire Fighter Paramedic Randall Duarte of Fire Station 110. The ceremony took place at Saint John Vianney Catholic Church in Hacienda Heights.
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.
The first-ever all-female class of the 18-week long Los Angeles Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program graduated on Friday, January 11, 2019.
On January 14, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Lifeguard Division donated a check of $3,000 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The donation took place at the Lifeguard Administration Building in Manhattan Beach.