Arson Investigation Unit

FireThe East Lansing Police Department Arson Investigation Unit works in close conjunction with the East Lansing Fire Marshall during origin and cause fire investigations.

The unit consists of four investigators that are trained by the Michigan State Police (MSP) Fire Training Unit in the detection, collection and preservation of physical evidence. Arson investigators have the ability to investigate structure and vehicle fire scenes, as well as a variety of miscellaneous fire scenes.

In addition to the training received by the MSP, all members of the Arson Investigation Unit are members of the International Association of Arson Investigators - Michigan Chapter.
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