Jim Caldwell has over 26 years of experience in the public safety sector in occupations ranging from professional ski patrol, and ocean lifeguard to firefighter. Jim has worked for the Redondo Beach Fire Department for the last 22 years holding successively higher positions of responsibility. For the last six years, Jim has held the rank of Engineer with responsibility for driving and operating the Department’s Engines and Tillered Aerial Ladder Truck. Throughout his career, he has shown a dedication not only to public safety but also community service.
Beach ReporterCar crashes through fence at Alta Vista during school hoursBeach ReporterPolice detectives detained the driver and were investigating why he drove into the school, including whether he suffered a medical problem, Redondo Beach police Lt. Shawn Freeman said. The man was headed north on Prospect Avenue in a 1988 Mercedes-Benz ...No one injured wh […]
Beach ReporterTwo men, dog rescued in Redondo Beach sailing accidentBeach ReporterThe two men rescued from a sailboat marooned on the rocks in front of King Harbor on Saturday afternoon said they thought they were going to die, according to Grant Currie, firefighter/paramedic with the Redondo Beach Harbor Patrol. Currie dove into ...and more »
Patch.comDramatic Sailboat Rescue Caught On Video In Redondo BeachPatch.comThe 26-foot sailboat smashed against the jetty in heavy surf, and at one point the entire bottom of the boat was visible. By Emily Holland, Patch Staff | Jan 23, 2018 1:19 pm ET. 0. Dramatic Redondo Beach Harbor Rescue. Info. Shopping. Tap to unmute ...Sailboat Blown onto Rocks, Batte […]
Beach ReporterWah! healing concert mellows out MA Center in Redondo BeachBeach ReporterUsed as a sort of meditative background music, Wah! has been mesmerizing audiences this way in planetariums and other settings in close to 100 concerts for about the past six years. Before that, she lived in Manhattan Beach for 15 years where she ...