News

Saturday, November 16, 2019 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

HOLLYWOOD HILLS - To enhance community safety, the Los Angeles Fire Department and allied agencies will be performing a public training exercise in the Hollywood Hills on Saturday morning, November 16, 2019.

The training event will simulate a coordinated...

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange

SAN PEDRO - Firefighters quickly arrived at a slip just in time to keep a vessel afloat.

...

Saturday, November 9, 2019 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

HOLLYWOOD HILLS - Hundreds of firefighters from several agencies responded by ground and air over several days to battle a wildfire that began Saturday afternoon in the Hollywood Hills. 

The Los Angeles Fire Department was notified by the first of...

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

FINAL UPDATE: As of 5:30 PM PDT November 5, 2019

CONTAINMENT: 100%

CAUSE: LAFD Investigators have determined this fire to have been incendiary (arson), and continue to work what remains an open investigation.

...

Monday, November 4, 2019
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - On September 4, 2019 Twitter disabled the 'tweet via SMS' function due to security concerns. This affects those subscribers to our LAFD incident alerts who selected the SMS option (by texting FOLLOW LAFD to 40404).

Please note, you will NOT receive alerts via SMS until Twitter restores...

Sunday, November 3, 2019
LAFD Spokesperson: Nicholas Prange

NORTH HOLLYWOOD - LAFD firefighters battled a blaze in three adjacent commercial buildings, fending off electrical hazards and building collapse, to extinguish the inferno in just over 3 hours.

 

 

...

Saturday, November 2, 2019 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

FINAL UPDATE: As of 11/5/19 at 5:30 PM PDT

CONTAINMENT: 100%

FIRE CAUSE: Investigators have determined the preliminary cause of the fire by using burn patterns, witness statements, and physical evidence. The fire was...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Valley Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

SUN VALLEY - A wind-driven house fire in the northeast San Fernando Valley claimed the life of a woman Wednesday afternoon.

The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned at 3:16 PM on October 30, 2019 to ...

Sunday, October 27, 2019 West Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Margaret Stewart

LOS ANGELES - Heavy fire ripped through a two story, vacant apartment building in East Hollywood as firefighters fought to defend neighboring buildings.

At 8:33AM on October 27, 2019 the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 4760 W Melrose Ave in East Hollywood....

Friday, October 11, 2019 Central Bureau
LAFD Spokesperson: Brian Humphrey

EL SERENO - Despite the challenge of extreme fire weather and rolling terrain, Los Angeles Firefighters responded decisively by ground and air to tame a fast-moving wildfire in El Sereno Friday.

The Los Angeles Fire Department was summoned at 11:26 AM...

Pages

Translate