Fire Prevention & Investigation

  • Christmas Fire In Ayden Ruled Arson

    Fire erupted in the kitchen of the house shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Dec. 24 and again about 1:45 a.m. Dec. 25. Fire officials contacted the State Bureau of Investigation on Dec. 26 because a second fire would likely have started in the roof, not the...

    Article • January 7th, 2003

  • New Year's Pennsylvania Fire Deliberately Set

    Investigators said a New Year's Eve fire in Lancaster was the work of an arsonist.

    Article • January 3rd, 2003

  • Officials: Arsonist May Have Set Club Fire

    State officials say arson is believed to be the cause of a Wednesday evening blaze that destroyed a closed-up bottle club on U.S. 27, about four miles south of S.R. 60.

    Article • January 3rd, 2003

  • Arson Investigation

    Police are investigating a fire that apparently was set Saturday in the basement of a residence on the 1400 block of Dewey Avenue. Police were called to the building at 10 a.m. after firefighters responded to the scene.

    Article • January 2nd, 2003

  • Smaller-Than-Usual Crowds Turn Out Along Parade Route

    About 20 families of New York firefighters killed in the attack on the World Trade Center watched The Rose Parade from the corner of Lake Avenue and Colorado Boulevard with an escort of Los Angeles county firefighters.

    Article • January 2nd, 2003

  • Smaller-Than-Usual Crowds Turn Out Along Parade Route

    About 20 families of New York firefighters killed in the attack on the World Trade Center watched The Rose Parade from the corner of Lake Avenue and Colorado Boulevard with an escort of Los Angeles county firefighters.

    Article • January 2nd, 2003

  • Daytime Photography

    Taking photos during the day can be easy and a lot of fun but before discussing daytime fire scene photography, we must review a few photographic terms.

    Article • January 1st, 2003

  • Marketing The Effectiveness Of Your Fire Department

    Question: What is the best way to demonstrate the value and effectiveness of your department to the various institutions, businesses and citizens you protect? Answer: Show value of your service to the public on a simple report card in the...

    Article • December 31st, 2002

  • Arson Blamed For Aurora, CO Warehouse Fire

    The cause of the massive blaze at the Fleming Convenience warehouse near Interstate 70 and Chambers Road is arson, the Aurora Fire Department said.

    Article • December 30th, 2002

  • 113 Fires Set in City's Schools Since September

    District CEO Paul Vallas said he takes the arson problem seriously.

    Article • December 27th, 2002

  • If You Are In The Fire Service You Are An Investigator - Part II

    Rescue and extinguishment is your assignment but why not start thinking and acting like investigators if they were to advance the first line in.

    Article • December 27th, 2002

  • Present and Accounted For

    Once again this holiday season, Norwell firefighters made sure no children went without toys on Christmas Day.

    News • December 27th, 2002

  • Fire Museum Train Garden Will Be Displayed This Week

    The Fire Museum of Maryland will present a holiday train garden from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Admission is $6; $5 for seniors and firefighters; $4 for children ages 3 and older; and free for younger than age 3. The museum is at 1301 York...

    Article • December 24th, 2002

  • Fire Museum Train Garden Will Be Displayed This Week

    The Fire Museum of Maryland will present a holiday train garden from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Admission is $6; $5 for seniors and firefighters; $4 for children ages 3 and older; and free for younger than age 3.

    Article • December 24th, 2002

  • Boy Accused Of FL Church Arson To Undergo Evaluation

    The boy is charged with setting fire to his neighborhood church in Miami on Saturday.

    News • December 24th, 2002