Los Angeles Fire Department

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More than 20 firefighters responded to the fire emergency at Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday night. No injuries were reported.
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More than 30 structures have been damaged by the blaze near Los Angeles.
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It wasn’t immediately known how many people were on the bus or where it was headed.
Green
Some officials are calling for more resources to be directed to the city's rising homeless population in the wake of the fire.
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"The prospects for containment are not good. Mother Nature is going to decide when we have the ability to put it out."
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The blaze, fueled by triple digit temperatures and erratic winds, has burned 7,000 acres and destroyed four homes.
Wellness
I also decided that I would participate in the class myself! My wife had been wanting me to start yoga for the longest time
Impact
"I am continuously motivated when I see my work positively affecting members of the fire and police departments, and seeing them become excited about it. When they "get it" and continue to roll out their mats week to week, it adds to my passion to teach them."
Crime
Due to the size of the blaze and the needs of first responders to fight it, the 101 Freeway was closed in both directions
Crime
The man reportedly ripped the IVs out of his arm and fled the scene on foot. As the paramedics were cleaning the back of
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As for increased use of civilians, it remains an issue that divides the LAFD management and its union, the United Firefighters
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"Over six months ago, I released an audit which called the Fire Department to task on how to improve tracking response times
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A few weeks ago I shared my concerns about worsening response times in the Los Angeles Fire Department. Let's take a step back to see how Los Angeles got here.
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How many more unfortunate tragedies like the March 2nd fire in South Los Angeles have to occur before something is done? Any way we look at it, it's taking far longer for our firefighters to respond to an emergency than it used to.
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“It’s an outrageous letter. It is a reflection of the lack of leadership in the union, for him to say the kinds of things
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Last year, the City Council voted unanimously to reduce LAFD staffing. Let's take a candid look at how things turned out in the Los Angeles Fire Department.
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A Studio City woman fell 20 feet into the concrete culvert of the Los Angeles River near the Vineland Avenue Bridge Saturday