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Fire Investigation Unit

To assist Onondaga County fire chiefs fulfill their responsibilities under General Municipal Law 204-d, the Fire Investigation Unit can be requested to determine the cause of a fire or explosion. Requests for the County FIU are directed through Emergency Communications (911).

Fire investigation reports are submitted via CNYLeads and reviewed by the Director of Fire. Fire investigation reports can be obtained from the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office, Police Records (315) 435-3010.

In addition to investigating fires, the FIU partners with City and County agencies to work with juvenile fire setters. Members of the FIU are available to present programs on fire prevention.

FIRE INVESTIGATION UNIT HONORED
On November 19, 2008 New York State Fire Investigators Assocation awarded the James H. McGroarty Memorial Fire Investigator of the Year Award to Onondaga County Fire Investigators Michael Casler and Ronald Ryan.

 

 

 
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