One of the best ways to help our firefighter heroes and their families is by setting up your own online fundraiser for our Widows, Orphans & Disabled Firefighter’s Fund. It’s quick and easy to get started, just use our GoFundMe…
The LAFD has received numerous inquiries from our retired members who would like to volunteer their services to assist the Department with the challenging task of vaccinating and testing the people of Los Angeles.
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued emergency use authorization (EUA) for coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advisory committee also officially recommended the vaccines.
On October 21, 2020, Captain II Scott Souter was involved in a horrific auto versus bike accident. Scott was the cyclist who was making his way to the riverbed for a morning ride,
“Teamwork,” it’s written on the walls of all our stations, in the manuals we all study, and is quoted as a driving force in many of our decisions, but what does “teamwork” really look like on the fireground.
I’ve had a very interesting career. After getting out of the Army, I returned to my home in LA and started work at the Los Angeles Times newspaper.