Fire Prevention is also charged with investigating all fires which occur in our community, including; house fires, industrial fires, car fires and forest fires. Bedford uses a team approach to fire investigation. The team consists of the Fire Prevention officers and detectives from the Bedford Police Department. For suspicious and/or large fires, we also team with members from the Office of the State Fire Marshal.
The Arson Watch Reward Program provides up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction and can be reached at 800-682-9229.