The LAFD has become a huge mobile health clinic. And that's simply unsustainable
Update below, 5:15 p.m. Full rundown of Garcetti and Greuel's remarks behind closed doors at the Fed today. Greuel: "I'm gonna stand with labor, not stand up to labor." Controller Wendy Greuel got a major lift this morning, as the political committee of the L.A. County Federation of Labor voted ... More >>
Mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel unveiled a $417 million plan this morning to hire 2,000 new police officers and 1,000 new firefighters by 2020.Greuel said she would pay for the additional hires by setting aside a quarter of the projected revenue increases over the next several years. However, the pla ... More >>
Someone needs to pull aside Los Angeles Fire Department Chief Brian Cummings and give him a few pointers on talking to the press... or maybe he needs a refresher course in owning up to things. When L.A. Weekly approached Cummings last week and asked why firefighters were suffering from low morale, ... More >>
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City Hall's dream of recruiting more females is a multimillion-dollar disaster
Rumors swirl that Delgadillos office will settle with firefighter Tennie Pierce
A hothead female firefighter accuses a bombastic boss. She gets $6.2 million — at least.