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California Department Patrols City that No Longer Exists

November 29, 2018
Officers with the Paradise (CA) Police Department find themselves with very little to do—no longer receiving calls for domestic violence, burglary, disturbing the peace, or any other incidents occurring on a typical shift before the worst wildfire in California history leveled the town in a matter of mere hours.

California FOP Seeking Donations for Officers Affected by Wildfires

November 26, 2018
The California Fraternal Order of Police is asking on its Facebook page for officers across the country to help officers—and their families—who have been affected by the devastating wildfires that have struck the state over the course of the past month.

California LEOs Respond to Wildfire as Their Own Homes Burn

November 12, 2018
The massive wind-whipped fire that roared through California mountain towns and hamlets on Thursday appears to have spared little, including homes owned by Cal Fire crews, Paradise police officers, and Butte County sheriff's deputies.

Video: California Officers Race to Save Shelter Dogs, Cats from Wildfire

August 15, 2018
In the chaotic moments on Friday when the Nelson Fire first started bearing down in Solano County, officers from the Vacaville Police Department jumped into action.

California Officers Race to Save Shelter Dogs, Cats from Wildfire

August 15, 2018
In the chaotic moments on Friday when the Nelson Fire first started bearing down in Solano County, officers from the Vacaville Police Department jumped into action. More Here.

L.A. County Sheriff's Employees Lend Aid in Fire Zone

December 18, 2017
“This was the first request made to the L.A. County area for mutual aid to be sent to Santa Barbara County for the Thomas fire,” Alexander said.

Officers to Watch Over Homes in Evacuated CA Wildfire Areas

December 8, 2017
Around 300 law enforcement personnel have been assigned to direct traffic and protect homes, both at the site of the Skirball fire and in the San Fernando Valley.

Drones Used to Assess L.A. Wildfire Damage, Look For Hot Spots

December 8, 2017
For the first time, the Los Angeles Fire Department used drones Thursday to help coordinate its battle against a pair of wildfires threatening homes in the city.

LAPD Responds to Southern California Wildfires

December 6, 2017

Officers of the Los Angeles Police Department have been responding to the area's rash of wildfires this week, serving a wide variety of missions.

One of their missions has been to help animals trapped in the fire zones.

Officers from the LAPD's equestrian unit helped rescue horses trapped in the massive Creek Fire in Sylmar.

The Creek Fire started Tuesday morning and has destroyed at least 30 homes and burned nearly 11,500 acres.

Within the city limits LAPD officers responded to the Skirbal Fire, which erupted early Wednesday morning next to the 405 freeway near Mulholland Drive. The Skirball fire has burned nearly 500 acres and destroyed four homes in Bel-Air.

Neither fire is contained.

LAPD Officers Work to Save Animals from Wildfires

December 6, 2017
Officers from the LAPD's equestrian unit helped rescue horses trapped in the massive Creek Fire in Sylmar.

CA Deputies Rescue Disabled Woman from Wildfire

October 16, 2017
For hours overnight 15 Sonoma County deputies tried to get people to safety, dodging flying embers and encroaching flames in the process. More Here.

Video: CA Deputies Rescue Disabled Woman from Wildfire

October 16, 2017
For hours overnight 15 Sonoma County deputies tried to get people to safety, dodging flying embers and encroaching flames in the process.
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