LAFD honors fallen Captain II Dave Moorman at Santa Monica Beach

LAFD honors fallen Captain II Dave Moorman at Santa Monica Beach

His inspirational motto “It’s All Good” inspired his fellow firefighters to live life to the fullest. Now, LAFD Fire Captain II Dave Moorman’s positive outlook and infectious spirit live on through those who knew and loved him. In tribute to this beloved L.A. City...
LAFD Graduates: Congratulations to Our Newest Firefighters

LAFD Graduates: Congratulations to Our Newest Firefighters

It’s a day to remember! They are the best and the bravest, and now they’re officially a part of the LAFD family. After 14 long weeks of the LAFD’s intense and exhausting firefighting training academy, Drill Tower class 2022-1 earned their badges and a coveted spot...
Axe of Valor:  LAFD Firefighter Makes a Superior Firefighting Tool

Axe of Valor: LAFD Firefighter Makes a Superior Firefighting Tool

In a quest to make the perfect axe, Los Angeles City Firefighter Jason Knight ended up shaping a tool that has saved firefighters’ lives and caught the attention of fire departments across the country and around the world! His unique creation is a must-have for these...
LAFD Drones and Pilots: Meet the UAS Team!

LAFD Drones and Pilots: Meet the UAS Team!

Who are they? What do they do? How do drones save lives and property? Watch as we go inside the Los Angeles City Fire Department’s Unmanned Aerial Systems Program (UAS). L.A.’s elite firefighters are using the latest technology to transform and advance firefighting...
LAFD Firefighters Honored: IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial

LAFD Firefighters Honored: IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial

They made the ultimate sacrifice in service to others. Now, the names of eight Los Angeles City firefighters are permanently etched in stone, a lasting tribute to their bravery and courage. Surviving spouses, children, and other loved ones also were honored and...
RESPONDING TO 9/11: LAFD FIREFIGHTERS SHARE THEIR STORY

RESPONDING TO 9/11: LAFD FIREFIGHTERS SHARE THEIR STORY

Every year on the anniversary of 9/11 many of the victims, families and first responders struggle to cope with the anguish and pain caused by the terrorist attacks on America. The impact inflicted is as much alive today as it was in 2001. Although it is more than 20...