| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Seven people, including two children, were injured Monday when a Ford Explorer rolled over on the northbound 405 Freeway near San Fernando Mission Boulevard, officials said.
All traffic on the northbound lanes was stopped about 6:25 p.m. after the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Yeah, yeah, yeah, lots of celebrity chefs are going to be slicing and dicing at The Taste, the L.A. Times' food and wine festival this weekend at Paramount Studios.
But do any of them have an edge over the best chefs in the Los Angeles Fire Department?...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:06 PM
A two-vehicle crash in South Los Angeles on Wednesday night left nine people injured.
Five victims were taken to hospitals, including one person in grave condition, and four others were treated at the scene and released, the Los Angeles Fire...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Maybe he should have taken some tips from Santa Claus.
A 16-year-old burglary suspect was hoisted to safety Monday morning after he got stuck inside a San Fernando Valley chimney, officials said.
Police and firefighters were called to a North Hills...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Two people were killed and a third was critically wounded when gunfire broke out Tuesday afternoon near a South Los Angeles street corner, authorities said.
Multiple gunshots were reported about 4 p.m. in the 2700 block of West 64th Street in Hyde Park,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Mayor Eric Garcetti continued his shake-up of city government Thursday, replacing four of five members on the civilian board that oversees the Los Angeles Fire Department, an agency he has identified as needing significant reform.
One of the departing...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Firefighters stopped the forward progress of a brush fire above Azusa on Tuesday evening after it had charred about 40 acres.
The blaze was 10% contained after breaking out in the Fish Canyon area in the San Gabriel Mountains, fire officials said....
| Aug 12, 2013
| 8:20 AM
A woman died in a Hollywood Hills traffic accident Monday morning, according to Los Angeles Fire Department officials.
Firefighters responded to a call at 6:53 a.m. Monday in the 2000 block of North Laurel Canyon Boulevard, near Kirkwood Drive, said...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:03 PM
One person has been found dead Thursday night after a fire that burned through a one-story home in North Hills, authorities said.
The home in the 16300 block of Plummer Street was reported as "fully involved in fire" about 9 p.m., according to the Los...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Los Angeles firefighters found "pack rat conditions" inside the North Hills home of an 81-year-old man who was killed along with his dog when fire consumed the structure.
Fire investigators Friday were still searching for the cause of the blaze that...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:44 PM
The computer systems that connect 911 callers to Los Angeles Fire Department rescuers broke down repeatedly last month, complicating and delaying emergency responses and prompting renewed calls to fix the agency's faulty technology.
Key parts of the...