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This site is a comprehensive photo collection of police cars, fire apparatus, unique vehicles, and general information for numerous emergency service agencies in Los Angeles County.

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July 12, 2014

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EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT ORDERS

Fire Departments

  • September 2013 - The Torrance Fire Department has been approved to purchase two (2) 2013 Pierce 1500 GPM Pumper Engines in the amount of $1,095,991. These engines will replace Engines 92 and 94.

  • November 2013 - The Hermosa Beach Fire Department has been approved to purchase a 2013 Pierce Pumper Engine in the amount of $549,975. This will replace Engine 11.

  • January 2014 - The San Gabriel Fire Department has been approved to purchase a 2014 Pierce Quantum 1500 GPM Pumper Engine in the amount of $586,955. This will replace Engine 51.

  • January 2014 - The Monrovia Fire Department has secured $850,000 in grant funding for the purchase of props and equipment for a new multi-use, regional fire training facility at Fire Station 102. Monrovia has requested that Arcadia partner in this project by contributing $75,000 in construction costs not covered by the grant funds. The training facility will provide props that will allow for training in areas such as live fire structural firefighting operations, above ground operations, survival techniques, technical rescue, and urban search & rescue.

  • March 2014 - The Torrance Fire Department has been approved to purchase two (2) 2015 Horton 623 rescue ambulances from Halcore Group Inc. dba Leader Industries in the amount of $406,006.04. This will begin to replace the paramedic squads and soon they will begin transporting their own patients to hospitals.
  • May 2014 - The San Gabriel Fire Department has been approved to purchase a 2014 Toyota Hylander Hybrid Vehicle from National Fleet Auto Group in the amount of $50,010.44. This will replace the Deputy Fire Marshal vehicle.

  • May 2014 - The Alhambra Fire Department has been approved to purchase one (1) John Deere Transport Gator all-terrain vehicle from Stotz Equipment in the amount of $24,494.29 and one (1) enclosed utility transport trailer from Carson trailer of Norco in the amount of $5467.60 utilizing Homeland Security Grant Funds.

  • May 2014 - The Redondo Beach Fire Department has been approved to purchase one (1) 2014 Pierce Arrow XT pumper engine from South Coast Fire Equipment Inc. in the amount of $544,524.00. All new equipment and radios will also be purchased in the amount of $26,859.34

  • May 2014 - The Pasadena Fire Department has been approved to purchase one (1) 2014 Chevrolet G-4500 Diesel Powered Road Rescue Ultramedic Ambulance from Emergency Vehicle Group Inc. in an amount not to exceed $212,000.00.

  • May 2014 - The Pasadena Fire Department has been approved to purchase one (1) 2014 Seagrave pumper engine in an amount not to exceed $602,000.00.

  • May 2014 - The Monterey Park Fire Department has been approved to remount, refurbish, and re-power RA-61. Numerous issues including electrical, differential and engine problems have plagued the 2006 Ford E-350 ambulance. The work contains removing the existing patient care compartment and placing it on a new 2015 Ford E-450 chassis. Emergency Vehicle Group won the bid in the amount of $86,607.73.

  • June 2014 - FY 2014-2015 MICLA funding in the amount of $20.3M for fleet replacement was included in the Los Angeles Fire Department Proposed Budget. The funding will replace 8 Engine Co's, 5 Ladder Trucks, 6 emergency command vehicles, 23 Ambulances, 1 Brush Patrol, 10 Emergency sedans, 2 Utility Service trucks, 5 Crew cab pick up trucks, 8 Misc Specialized Vehicles.

  • June 2014 - The Monrovia Fire Department has been approved to replace the chassis on Squad 101 and remount the utility medical box. Squad 101 was involved in a not-at-fault traffic collision and the unit was totalled. Staff has worked with KME Fire Apparatus and the insurance adjuster to find the best solution. Staff will order a 2015 Dodge Crew Cab Turbo Diesel chassis in the amount of $52,877.25. KME will then paint, replace the roll-up doors, and other minor repairs and remount the utility medical box on the chassis in the amount of $40,109.28 and then install emergency lights and radios.

  • June 2014 - The Monrovia Fire Department has been approved to purchase two (2) KME pumper engines in an amount not to exceed $1,058,300.00. These will replace Engine 101 and Engine 102.

  • July 2014 - The Monterey Park Fire Department has been approved to immediately purchase a 2014 KME Predator Pumper Engine from the Consolidated Fire Protection District of Los Angeles County (LACoFD) for $464,416 plus related taxes and fees as well as additional radios, equipment, and hoses.

  • July 2014 - The Beverly Hills Fire Department has been approved to purchase three (3) 2014 Pierce Arrow XT 1500 GPM Triple Combination Pumper Engines in the amount of $2,099,286.23. These will replace Engines 1, 2, and 3.

 

Police Departments

  • October 2013 - The Glendale Police Department and the Burbank Police Department have jointly approved the purchase of a new MD 520N Helicopter for $2.9 million.


  • March 2014 - The Monrovia Police Department has been approved to purchase one (1) 2014 Ford Interceptor Sport Utility Vehicle from Wondries Fleet Group in the amount of $29,323.21 and the Installation/Transfer of Existing Emergency Equipment by Communications Center of Covina in the amount of $1,918.73. This vehicle will replace the Community Policing Bureau vehicle.


  • April 2014 - The Hawthorne Police Department has been approved to purchase a 2014 Honda ST1300P Police Motorcycle from Huntington Beach Honda in the amount of $26,394.62. They also have been approved to purchase an unmarked 2015 Ford Police Interceptor Utility from Wondries Fleet Group in the amount of $29,273.00 which will be assigned to the METRO team.


  • April 2014 - The El Monte Police Department has been approved to overhaul police helicopter N968RM for a total cost of $244,000.00. It will take 6 months to complete. They also have been approved to purchase six (6) 2014 Ford Explorers assigned to the School Resource Officers and Community Relations Office, two (2) 2014 Ford Explorers assigned to staff, and four (4) 2014 Ford Explorers assigned to patrol from Ed Butts Ford in the amount of $359,306.26 plus outfitting $9076.19


  • May 2014 - The Irwindale Police Department has been approved to implement a Narcotic K-9 program using federal and state asset forfeiture funds. In FY 11-12, Irwindale City Council suspended the motor patrol unit, commercial enforcement unit, K-9 unit, and FSET due to a budget deficit. To launch this program, the IPD will utilize an existing black and white patrol vehicle to convert to a K-9 unit at a cost of $4347.00. They will also use an existing police officer to be trained as a K-9 handler.

  • June 2014 - The Manhattan Beach Police Department has been approved to puchase a Law Enforcement Tactical Vehicle for the SWAT Team from Armored Group, LLC in the amount of $184,000.00. It will take approximately 10 months to build. The MBPD has also been approved to purchase a new DUI Checkpoint Trailer from Verde, INC in the amount of $27,617.55

  • June 2014 - The Claremont Police Department has been approved to purchase a new patrol/explosives Police K9 utilizing funds allocated to the police department under the 2013 SHSGP grant, the 2014-2015 State COPS/SLESF grant, and community donations. The total cost of purchasing the dog, training, upfitting a patrol car, food, medical, and housing for 2 years is $65,700.

  • July 2014 - The Azusa Police Department has been approved to purchase one (1) 2014 Ford Interceptor Sedan and three (3) 2014 Ford Interceptor Sport Utility Vehicles from Wondries Fleet Group in an amount not to exceed $101,982.02

 

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