LASD: In the News

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August 24, 2018


Not For the Squeemish- Altadena Mountain Rescue Team Makes Nice with Tarantula 

Ernest and Cesar from #LASD Altadena Sheriff's Station Mountain Rescue Team, made a new friend over the weekend while training in the mountains above Altadena.


LASD and LAPD Compete in Special Olympics Plane Pull- Which Group of 25 Pulled a FedEx Plane the Fastest? 

LASD Jails won the plane pull last year, see if they can pulled off a back to back "W".


Have You Met SEB Search and Rescue Canine Deek?

SEB human cameos in video introducing his canine partner, Deek, who flies Air 5 in case of calls for missing hikers, etc. 


Active Shooter Training at Pierce College Enhances Collaborative Efforts Between First Responders  

Practice makes perfect. With this old adage in mind, and as part of a commitment to the safety and wellbeing of students and staff, first responding law enforcement and fire rescue agencies local to Los Angeles Pierce College trained with faculty and students to prepare a coordinated response in the event of an active shooter.


Know Anyone That Needs A Job? Come Meet Us This Weekend at the Anaheim Fit Expo!

COMMIT TO BE FIT! Join Us at the Fit Expo! Join the LASD Recruitment Unit this weekend, August 25th and 26th, at the Fit Expo in Anaheim, California! Recruiters will be on hand to meet with you and answer any questions you have about joining the Nation’s LARGEST Sheriff’s Department! 


New Behavioral Health Care Center in Long Beach Gives LA County a New Resource for Dealing with Mental Health

The new Los Angeles County Behavioral Health Urgent Care Center in Long Beach offers a range of mental health services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and links clients to housing and other social services.