Our Mission

Los Bomberos of Los Angeles City is a non-profit organization dedicated to the recruitment, hiring, and advancement of qualified firefighter candidates and LAFD members who possess the skills necessary to provide exceptional emergency services to the diverse communities we serve. 
Los Bomberos is committed to ensuring that latinos, hispanics, and other groups have equal treatment and opportunity for upward mobility within the LAFD through their demonstrated leadership and competence, and our influence and political action. It is also our mission to identify, promote and advocate on behalf of the professional, educational, social, political and cultural interests of the Latino community we serve

Los Bomberos of Los Angeles does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.


Podcast: Another scandal for L.A. Fire Department

Host: Gustavo Arellano

Guests: L.A. Times investigative reporter Paul Pringle, and retired Los Angeles Fire Department Assistant Chief Patrick Butler