Search Is on to Replace Resigning LA Fire Chief - NBC Southern California

    Search Is on to Replace Resigning LA Fire Chief

    Embattled Los Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings agreed to step down Thursday. His departure is in part due to the LAFD’s poor response times to emergency calls. Mayor Eric Garcetti has assembled a committee to find a successor. Gordon Tokumatsu reports from Van Nuys for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Oct. 10, 2013. (Published Thursday, Oct 10, 2013) Embattled Los Angeles Fire Chief Brian Cummings agreed to step down Thursday. His departure is in part due to the LAFD’s poor response times to... See More