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LAFD Spokesperson: Jeremy Oberstein

Of the 9,047 incidents this week, how many involved a crane? Find out in this week's Week in Review.

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Friday, August 12, 2016
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

LOS ANGELES - With the return of very hot weather, the Los Angeles Fire Department suggests you take action now to:

• Minimize the risks of sun and hot weather.
• Prepare your household, pets and workplace.
• Get relief from and avoid the effects of heat.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - Three historic Pico-Union homes were heavily damaged when fire ravaged the Craftsman style structures but all residents escaped uninjured. 

At 4:45PM on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at...

LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

LOS ANGELES - Each week offers 168 hours of challenge for the men and women of your Los Angeles Fire Department, who on average, respond to an incident somewhere in the City every _______ seconds. 

FInd the surprising answer to that question, and bear witness to acts of compassion and courage, in...

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - Despite flames pouring from a 4" gas line for over two hours, firefighters prevented the fire from spreading and endanging the neighboring community.

Just after 1PM on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to...

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - A coordinated air and ground attack by both LAFD and LACoFD crews, teamwork at its best, stopped a potentially disastrous brush fire and saved numerous homes in Baldwin Hills.

At 6:09PM, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a report of smoke at the...

Sunday, July 31, 2016 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

LA TUNA CANYON - An elderly couple died and two persons were injured, including a firefighter, after flames erupted Saturday evening in a...

LAFD Spokesperson: Jeremy Oberstein

The Sand Fire consumed much of our attention and quite a few resources in a week that also included major emergency fires and a few saves. Spend five minutes, see some of the best photos from around L.A. this week in the...

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - Firefighters from both the Los Angeles Fire Department and the Los Angeles County Fire Department worked together to save a commercial building from destruction today in South Los Angeles.

At 1:57PM on Tuesday...

Saturday, July 23, 2016 Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

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