Fire Investigation Unit

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Under New York State Law, the cause of all structural fires must be determined. The task of investigating all fires in Yonkers belongs to the Fire Investigation Unit. Fire investigation and arson determination is a precise science requiring specialized training and certification. All personnel assigned to the unit are trained and certified for this task. Additionally, individuals assigned to Fire Investigation Unit bring with them a first hand knowledge of fire behavior that can only be gained from extensive experience in fire suppression. Since its inception, the Fire Investigation Unit has been successful in deterring the spread of arson. If you have an arson tip call the
Arson Hotline at 377-7963.



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