​The Fire, Arson, and Explosive Investigations Bureau​

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue's elite Investigations Branch safeguards our community by determining the cause and origin of fires, including analyzing explosions. Our team also conducts comprehensive investigations in suspected arson cases, working tirelessly to bring perpetrators to justice.

Experienced Professionals Dedicated to Public Safety

Led by a seasoned supervisor, our Investigations Branch boasts five highly skilled fire/arson/explosive investigators with a combined 60+ years of experience. Each investigator is a sworn law enforcement officer, certified by the State of Florida, the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), and the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI). This exceptional training ensures meticulous investigations and expert courtroom testimony in both federal and state courts, hearings, and depositions.

24/7 Availability: Protecting All of Palm Beach County

Our dedicated investigators are always on call, responding to incidents across Palm Beach County's 50 fire stations. Their expertise covers all of unincorporated Palm Beach County and its 19 municipalities, encompassing a vast 1,769 square miles. We offer unwavering fire investigation services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Choose Palm Beach County Fire Rescue for Unparalleled Fire Investigations

When fire strikes, you need answers. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue's Investigations Branch provides the expertise and experience to determine the cause and origin of the fire, while offering comprehensive arson investigation to ensure public safety and hold those accountable.

​Bureau of Fire, Arson, and Explosive Investigations Staff

Tom Fucci, Supervisor​
​​​Harry Fenwick
​IV2 561-616-7075
​Eric Uruski
IV3 ​561-616-7056
​Joshua Faircloth ​IV4 561-616-7071
Pam Summers IV5 ​561-616-7023
​Joe Clark ​IV6 561-616-7059
Vacant ​IV7
David Toohey ​IV8 ​561-616-6939