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Monday, December 10, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
SYLMAR -
The tenacious and determined effort of firefighters saved the majority of businesses in a Sylmar strip mall from a destructive, early morning blaze.
 
At 3:47AM on December 10, 2018 the Los Angeles Fire...
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department is proud to partner with Southern California Firefighters, the U.S. Marine Corps and ABC7 in the Annual Spark of Love / Toys for Needy Children program.  

The Annual Spark of Love toy program officially kicked off the...

Sunday, October 14, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - A bus crossed the freeway divider and collided with a passenger vehicle, sending 25 patients to the hospital.

At 1:00pm on October 14, 2018 the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a reported collision on the southbound...

Friday, September 14, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

SUNLAND - On the morning of September 14, 2018, the Los Angeles Fire Department was notified at 4:15 AM of a structure fire in the 8500 block of West Wyngate Street in Sunland.  Firefighters were notified of an occupant...

LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - The men and women of the Los Angeles Fire Department cordially invite you to join the LAFD Historical Society, civic and community leaders as well as friends and family of the LAFD, as our community gathers to honor the 268 members of our Department who have made...

LAFD Spokesperson: Peter Sanders

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Chief Ralph Terrazas on Monday joined local hospital officials and the LAFD Medical Director to launch the expansion of the successful Advanced Provider Response Unit (APRU) program.

Two and a half years after establishing the first APRU pilot...

Friday, July 13, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

NORTHRIDGE - Despite flames quickly erupting inside a one-story commercial building, firefighters aggressively stopped the spread to an adjoining business and nearby condominium complex.<--break->

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Thursday, June 14, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - The early decision to request additional ground and air resources based on the smoke visible enroute made all the difference - LAFD hit it hard and fast.

At 1:57PM on 12 June, 2018 the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a reported brush fire at...

Sunday, April 29, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

SYLMAR - Despite the courageous effort of a passerby and quickly arriving firefighters, one man died after being extracted from his burning home in the northeast San Fernando Valley early Sunday morning.
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Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - Three people sustained injury, including one man who was briefly hospitalized, and four families were left temporarily homeless, when flames spread quickly from an abandoned home to an occupied apartment building early Wednesday morning. 
 
The Los Angeles Fire Department was...

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