Firefighter Saves Four Children

Firefighter Saves Four Children

On January 16, 2017, Task Force 33 responded to a structure fire at a bungalow in the Vermont Knolls neighborhood of South Los Angeles. Heavy smoke and flames were showing from the front of the house when they arrived on scene. While performing forcible entry onto the...
LAFD Firefighter Kelly Wong

LAFD Firefighter Kelly Wong

Our deepest condolences to the family of LAFD Firefighter Kelly Wong, and to all of our firefighter family as we mourn the loss of one of our own.

Special Recognition: HRD K9 Teams

Special Recognition: HRD K9 Teams

The LAFD Human Remains Detection K9 teams bring efficiency and effectiveness to the search and rescue operation for a structure fire in LA neighborhood.

Medal of Valor: Harbor Rescue

Medal of Valor: Harbor Rescue

On April 9, 2015, at approximately 6:10 p.m., Engine and Rescue 112, along with a physical rescue assignment, responded to a reported automobile into the ocean near Berth 73 at the Port of Los Angeles. When Engine and Rescue 112 arrived on scene they saw two adults in...
Journey of Love

Journey of Love

On the job, the LAFD Fire Hogs race down the street in fire trucks. Off-duty, they cruise on motorcycles in tribute to their fallen firefighters and to raise money for the families in need. As President, LAFD Battalion Chief Jack Wise shows us it’s an experience...