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LAFD Graduation June 2019

LAFD Graduation June 2019

July 3, 2019

 Congratulations to the newest members of the LAFD, graduating June 2019, and joining the ranks of one of the finest fire departments in the world. These new Los Angeles City Firefighters earned a position with this elite department after many months of rigorous training at Drill Tower 81 in the San Fernando Valley. Following […]

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Peter Goff: Father, Firefighter & LAFD Fire Hog

Peter Goff: Father, Firefighter & LAFD Fire Hog

December 1, 2018

One of the first things firefighter Peter Goff did after retirement was grow out his beard. “When he worked, he always had very trimmed facial hair. So, when he retired, he was like, I’m going to grow it out,” his daughter Nicole Buss recalled. “As a firefighter you have to maintain certain facial hair so […]

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Live Your Healthiest Life

Live Your Healthiest Life

April 1, 2018

The LAFRA Wellness Plan includes a free gym membership. Sign up at lafra.org/wellness or call (866) 936-4243.

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The Grapevine

Emotional Intelligence – Part 3

Emotional Intelligence – Part 3

August 31, 2019

Adapted for the Grapevine by Alicia Iwakiri, from an LAFDLA presentation by Isaac Yang, Redondo Beach Division Chief

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Medal of Valor – Las Vegas Shooting

Medal of Valor – Las Vegas Shooting

August 31, 2019

On the night of October 1, 2017, a terrorist opened fire on a crowd of concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. He killed 58 people and wounded 422.

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Fire Helicopter Pilot Candidate Mentoring Program—Up, Up, and Away!

Fire Helicopter Pilot Candidate Mentoring Program—Up, Up, and Away!

August 31, 2019

The Los Angeles City Fire Department best exemplifies the term, “The American Dream.” Where else can a person with a high school diploma go from student, to firefighter, engineer, captain,

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