Elderly woman duped for more than $50,000 in phone scam, Westminster PD educates residents on preventing fraud

An 84-year-old woman has lost at least $50,000 after she was...

Anaheim PD’s BlueCheck device helps patrol officers ID criminals

Responding to a suspicious person call, the Anaheim Police o...

Fullerton PD credits vigilant neighbor for arrest of two in home break-in attempt

Fullerton Police credit a vigilant resident for the arrest o...

Anaheim Fire & Rescue Firefighter Francisco Mora uses a special tool as he practices on a mockup of an elevator to open the doors of a stuck elevator in order to perform a rescue.
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Anaheim Fire & Rescue hosts elevator excavation training to hone best practices

It’s a little-known fact, but Anaheim Fire & Rescue responds to between 70 to 120 elevator entrapments annually, officials say. While the majority of these emergencies are not life threatening, being stuck in an elevator obviously can be an angst-inducing experience for occupants, said AF&...