Trend and Analysis

The determination of origin and cause is an important measure to understand the scope and complexity of fire issues in the County. The proper identification of patters and trends and follow up will result in identification and case closure. Additional education and continuous professional development along with applications of new technology, investigations will continue with trained and reliable fire investigation services. Establishment of performance measures have been undertaken to reach a goal of a 30% arson closure rate in FY 2019.