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Friday, December 29, 2017 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

SUNLAND-TUJUNGA - On Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 7:55 PM, Los Angeles Fire Department Firefighters responded to a brush fire where they were quickly faced with heavy flames and wind gusts up to...

Thursday, December 28, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - No matter what plans you have in store, here’s a few tips on how to stay safe on New Year’s Eve:

Safety...

Thursday, December 21, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES -
In less than 7 seconds a small fire involving your holiday tree can become an inferno that consumes your home.
 
 
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - Two extraordinary events involving seven LAFD Firefighters were recognized by the Board of fire Commissioners and the Los Angeles Fire Department.
On July 19, 2017 at 9:30 AM inside a...

Saturday, December 16, 2017 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

PANORAMA CITY - Five Los Angeles Firefighters sustained various injuries while fighting the major emergency structure fire that started just after noon inside a vacant strip mall in Panorama City.


The Los Angeles Fire Department was notified of a structure fire at 12:...

Friday, December 15, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES -  
LAST UPDATED: 6:00 PM December 15, 2017
 
INCIDENT SUMMARY:
On Wednesday December 6, 2017, at 4:52 a.m., LAFD firefighters responded to a brush fire near the Northbound San Diego (I-405) Freeway and Mulholland Drive.  There are presently...

Thursday, December 14, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

Los Angeles - Implementing the latest technology to increase firefighter safety and operational effectiveness, the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAVs) made their first official incident-based flight during the Skirball Fire.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - For the past several days, members of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Arson-Counter-Terrorism Section have been investigating the cause of the Skirball Fire that broke out just before 5:00AM on Wednesday December 6, 2017.

LAFD investigators have...

Monday, December 11, 2017
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES -  
LAST UPDATED: 1:00 PM December 11, 2017
 
INCIDENT SUMMARY:

On Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 3:43 a.m., LAFD firefighters responded to an active brush fire that entered the City near 11350 N Riverwood Drive. Unified command was established with the Los...

LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

LOS ANGELES - As a result of the extremely windy and dry forecast for the City of Los Angeles on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, the Los Angeles Fire Department is declaring a citywide Red Flag Alert. The predicted weather, combined with extremely dry fuel conditions will lead to extreme fire danger in the City’s...

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