The Fire Prevention Bureau of Butte County Fire Department CALFIRE is a full spectrum bureau with specialists in the areas of:
- Fire Investigation
- Criminal Law Enforcement
- Public Education
- Public Information
- Pre-Fire Planning
- Fire Protection Planning
- Life Safety Code Enforcement.
In addition to specialist duties, regularly assigned investigators will respond to calls involving undetermined, suspicious, and arson fires, as well as fires involving serious injury or death and/or high value loss.
The investigators are active members of the Butte County Fire Investigation Team, which is composed of representatives from all fire departments in the county, and Butte County Fire Department CALFIRE. Members of the Fire Investigation Team respond to calls upon request from represented jurisdictions as needed.
The represented jurisdictions are:
- County of Butte
- City of Biggs
- City of Chico
- City of Gridley
- City of Oroville
- Town of Paradise
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