Los Angeles Fire Department

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  • Los Angeles Fire Department Research Paper

    Los Angeles Fire Department For my research I chose the Los Angeles Fire Department. Their Mission statement is “to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management and actions, as an all risk life safety response provider.” I found it important to note that LA city is the biggest in size and second most populated city in the United States, so they have a very big and important mission. History- The city of Los Angeles was founded in 1781 and started as a small pueblo governed by the King of Spain. Because it was a farming community their stockpiles of hay and other dry crops would be a hazard and at the time they used bucket brigades to fight fires. Since there was no form of…

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  • Ecology Of Fear Analysis

    Los Angeles is the second largest city in the United States following New York City on the East Coast. This idolized city that many have nicknamed, L.A., rests within the southern region of the ‘Golden State’ of California. Los Angeles is most widely known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and for also housing a major center of the American entertainment industry. The worldwide popularity L.A. has received, stems from the city being the source of many…

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  • Michael Brown Injustice Case Study

    People say that Brown simply walked towards Wilson with his hands up, that Wilson shot him down. If this was true that means Wilson shot an unarmed man. Some say that Brown charged Wilson. If this is true it means that Wilson shot Brown in self-defense. In Wilson’s testimony, it says that Brown reached into his window and tried to grab the gun away from him. This is why he shot two times at Brown. And when he pursued Brown he said that he charged him so he opened fire on him. This is…

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  • Worst Race Riots Essay

    Ben Torres Ms.Kasey Davis Col Prep English 6 April 2017 The Worst Race Riot in US History More than 20 years ago, my father, Danny Torres, was a member of the Los Angeles Police Department and he experienced firsthand what the Los Angeles riots were all about in 1992. When he got out of high school, my father enlisted in the United States Army. During his military service he was stationed in Panama , and many other places all over the world. July of 1989, he married his high school…

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  • Essay About Lincoln Park

    Lincoln Park brought many happy memories during my childhood. Lincoln Park is one of the first few parks built in Los Angeles in the late 1881; John Strother Griffin donated the park. The park is first named East Los Angeles Park and in 1917 the park renamed Lincoln Park. The park is surrounding by the North Mission Street and North Soto Street. There are also different kinds of entertainments and programs that fit all ages of people. Lincoln Park contains a large lake, barbecue pits,…

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  • Gangs Vs Mafia

    field can distinguish from these two groups. Each group has their own distinctive ways of showing their actions and form of committing a crime. This helps investigators identify who exactly committed the crime. According to National Institute of Justice, 2011, “Mafia members can be a formation of people such as: government officials, actors, business owners, etc.” In Mafia states, “government officials enrich themselves and families, even friends while exploiting the money, muscle, political…

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  • Gang Violence: A Case Study

    territory. This has become a violent turf war between not only rival gangs but also community members caught in the cross fire of that mayhem. This rivalry is not only affecting the members in those gangs…

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  • Sam Clover Case Study

    I. Introduction Our client, Sam Clover (“Clover”), is a battalion chief for the Los Angeles County Fire Department (“LAPD”) and a thirty-four-year employee of the LAFD. On March 4th, 2016 Clover arrived home from work and found his home on fire. After alerting the LAFD, Clover entered his home and rescued his wife from the fire. Unfortunately, a part of the roof collapsed on Clover and injured him. Clover was diagnosed with smoke inhalation, a separated shoulder, and burns on both legs that…

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  • LA Riots: Police Brutality In 1992

    “King became a symbol of police brutality and racial tension in the city,” (“Rodney King, Symbol of 1992 L.A. riots, dies.”). His death was the spark of the Los Angeles riots that began on April 29, 1992. Of the officers that beat him, only three of the four were convicted. The death of King “…triggered rioting in LA that lasted for three days, leaving more than 2,000 injured and swaths of the city on fire. At the height of the violence, King pleaded on television: ‘Can we all get along?’”…

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  • Los Angeles Riots Analysis

    In April 29,1992 The Los Angeles Riots were known as the Rodney King Riots but the riots were a series of riots, lootings, arsons, and civil disturbance and that occurred in Los Angeles County, California, in 1992. The Riots began in The South Central Los Angeles which had spread out into different areas over a six-day period time with Los Angeles metropolitan area in California , beginning in April 1992. The Riots Began in April 19, 1992 After a Trial was over because the jury acquitted to four…

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