News - South Bureau

LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - Rosa Torres Tufts was named the 2017 Firefighter of the Year by her colleagues and recognized by the City of Los Angeles Firefighter's Association, Los Angeles Fire Department Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas, and numerous civic leaders on April 4, 2018.  She becomes the first LAFD Arson Investigator...

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...

LAFD Spokesperson: Jeremy Oberstein
LOS ANGELES  –  More than 70 members of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) who were deployed as part of a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Urban Search & Rescue Task Force to assist with Hurricane Harvey response efforts have been redeployed to Alabama to prepare...
Thursday, August 31, 2017 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
WILMINGTON -
Two paramedics rushed into a burning home to rescue two children while a LAPD officer, assisted by two civilians, pulled a third child out of a window.
 
At 5:44PM, on August 31, 2017, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart
LOS ANGELES -
Today, the LAFD Board of Fire Commissioners recognized the top notch training, courage and teamwork that saved the life of a woman trapped in her burning home.
 
On May 8th, 2017 the...
Friday, July 7, 2017 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
MID-WILSHIRE -
One man died and another was seriously injured, after an early morning fire. The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned at 3:...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey
HYDE PARK -
A teenager died and a young adult was injured in a Tuesday morning blaze that authorities have described as an intentional act. 
 
The...
LAFD Spokesperson: Jeremy Oberstein
Innovation has always been a driving focus of the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD). The Board of Fire Commissioners today ensured that tradition will continue when it approved a Unmanned Aerial Systems report aimed at increasing firefighter safety. If approved by the City Council in the...
LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Fire Department has over 300 non-sworn members that provide professional support that directly corresponds with pursuit of our Department’s mission of saving life and property. 

Today, the LAFD along with the ...

LAFD Spokesperson: Amy Bastman
LOS ANGELES -
 
UPDATE: The Celebration of Life for Chief Boyd will be held Monday, 8 May, 2017 at 11:30AM at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live.  All...

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