Fire Investigations

InvestigationThe Fire Investigation Unit of the City of Forest Park Fire Department is responsible for the investigation of every suspicious fire in the City of Forest Park, whether it's a building, a vehicle, a boat, or brush.  They respond to all fires with significant losses, as well as any incident where the cause of the fire is of suspicious or incendiary origin.  The Fire Investigation Unit works closely with the City of Forest Park Police Department in its investigations when fires are determined to be criminal in nature. 

If you have information regarding a fire or want to report suspicious activity, please fill out an anonymous information form, or contact Fire Marshal Jim Smith at  All information, calls and contacts will be kept confidential.