Category: Fire


Forward Progress of Topanga Brush Fire Stopped After Burning 20 Acres

July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021

Brush fire burns around 20 acres Monday afternoon  By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) crews stopped forward...

Firefighters Battle Heavy Palisades Home Fire

July 9, 2021

July 9, 2021

LAFD put out fire early Thursday morning By Sam Catanzaro Firefighters put out a heavy house fire that broke out...

Palisades Fire 100 Percent Contained

May 28, 2021

May 28, 2021

LAFD announces full containment of fire Wednesday By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) has announced the full...

LAFD Contains Palisades Brush Fire

May 25, 2021

May 25, 2021

Fire breaks out in bluffs south of Temescal Monday evening By Sam Catanzaro LAFD crews contained a brush fire that...

LAFD Demobilizes Palisades Fire Crews, Transitions to Patrols

May 25, 2021

May 25, 2021

Suppression restoration efforts underway  By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Fire Department has demobilized its Palisades Fire command post at...

Palisades Fire Nears 75 Percent Containment

May 21, 2021

May 21, 2021

Arson investigators say 48-year-old transient set fire that has burned over 1,000 acres  By Sam Catanzaro The Palisades Fire is...

LAFD Says 48-Year-Old Homeless Man Suspected Palisades Fire Arsonist

May 18, 2021

May 18, 2021

Arson investigators say 48-year-old as a transient set fire that has burned over 1,000 acres  By Sam Catanzaro Officials have...

Palisades Fire at 23 Percent Containment as Topanga Evacuation Orders Lifted

May 18, 2021

May 18, 2021

Arson suspect in custody for starting fire that has burned over 1,000 acres By Sam Catanzaro Topanga residents evacuated due...

Will Rogers Beach Parking Lot Proposed for Shelter Serving as Command Post for Palisades Fire

May 17, 2021

May 17, 2021

Pacific Palisades Community Council to officials: using beach parking lot for housing “will reduce firefighting capacity and exacerbate already dangerous...

Arson Suspect Arrested in Connection to Palisades Fire

May 17, 2021

May 17, 2021

Updated info: palisadesnews.com/palisades-fire-at-23-percent-containment-as-topanga-evacuation-orders-lifted LAFD announce arrest of male suspect Monday morning By Sam Catanzaro The LAFD has announced the arrest...