Investigations

Fire Investigation Team

The District’s Fire Investigation Team was created in the late 1990’s. It includes both volunteer and career firefighters, with a broad range of experience.

Fire Inv

The Fire Investigation Team is responsible for the investigation of fires within the Fire District 1 area that:

  • Result in an estimated loss of $5,000 or more
  • Are multiple alarm fires
  • Cause injuries, where the extent may be life-threatening
  • Involve a loss of life
  • Have an undetermined origin, or are suspicious in nature
  • Are suspected arson fires
  • Occur in an institutional occupancy, and have an estimated loss of $1,000 or more

The Fire Investigation Team is available to assist other Pacific County agencies that do not have fire investigation personnel.