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Los Angeles Fire Department

Arson Investigation Section


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To obtain a Fire Report from the Los Angeles Fire Department, please call (213) 485-6528.

Click here to learn about SAFE, our juvenile firesetting prevention program.

Some excellent Fire and Arson Investigation information can be found by clicking here.

The United States Fire Administration also provides superb Arson Prevention Information.

The National Fire Data Center offers some interesting statistics from the National Fire Incident Reporting System. Specific fire loss and statistical information is also available for State & Metropolitan Areas in the USA.

Another useful on-line resource is the US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.

The 11th Edition of Fire in the United States PDF (1.7MB) offers a truly comprehesive look at our nation's fire and arson problem. To view this well footnoted 214-page document, you must have free Acrobat Reader software installed on your computer.

We hope to soon profile the efforts of our Arson Investigators, most of whom are members of the California Conference of Arson Investigators and the International Association of Arson Investigators.

This website remains under construction.


Los Angeles Fire Department
Arson Investigation Section
1700 Stadium Way
Los Angeles, CA 90012 USA

Telephone: (213) 485-6095
Fax: (213) 485-5237

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