Thursday, September 24, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - Investigators from the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) Arson/Counter-Terrorism Section and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) released information today about a suspect in connection with a recent fire.

On Sept. 19, 2015, at 7:25 a.m., a major emergency fire...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

DOWNTOWN - Los Angeles Firefighters aggressive attack prevented a commercial fire from spreading throughout the building.

At 3:27 AM on September 23, 2015, the LAFD responded to a reported Rubbish Fire at...

Monday, September 21, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

WESTWOOD - Los Angeles Firefighters quickly extinguished an apartment fire where tragically, a woman was found dead inside. 

At 7:05 AM on September 21, 2015, the LAFD responded to a Structure Fire at 10954 Roebling Ave...

Sunday, September 20, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

LOS ANGELES - In the wake of multiple large wildfires burning in northern California, the Los Angeles Fire Department has received multiple questions. Here are four questions and four answers on the topic

1. Is the LAFD helping, if so...

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 South Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

SOUTH LOS ANGELES - It took the combined effort of more than 100 firefighters to extinguish a greater alarm fire at a medical marijuana dispensary early Tuesday morning.

The Los Angeles Fire Department was notified at 3:40 AM on September 1...

Friday, July 31, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

SHERMAN OAKS - Firefighters were able to keep a Sherman Oaks brush fire to just two-acres Friday thanks to quick action, precise water drops, and residents who maintained proper brush clearance around their homes.


Friday, July 24, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

HOLLYWOOD - LAFD Fire Station 27 was honored to be selected as the site for the 24th “R. Hero” in the Dalmatian Nation.

On 24 July, 2015 Councilmember David Ryu and Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell  joined LAFD Operations West...

Monday, July 13, 2015 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

PLAYA VISTA - Come join your local firefighters and police officers in a fun filled morning of calisthenics, physical fitness and ...

Monday, July 13, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

A Backdraft caught on tape. A family watches their house explode but they were safe. They got out & STAYED OUT. Fortunately our friends at the Texarkana ‪Fire Department‬ were safe too.



Saturday, July 4, 2015
LAFD Spokesperson: Erik Scott

Los Angeles Firefighters battled a blaze where tragically one man died, two were hospitalized in critical condition and three other people were injured, including a firefighter.