Arson Prevention

Arson does not only threaten lives and damage property it has a detrimental effect on communities and the lives of people within them. National studies show that not all communities face the same risk of accidental or deliberate fires. Those living in poorer areas tend to have a greater risk of fire related incidents and are more likely to be injured than those living in more affluent areas.

Help protect yourself, friends, family and others from the threat of arson by viewing our information pages below:

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Arson prevention information and advice

Further information

Find out how we detect arson and how we use fire investigation dogs to help us with our work. 

Arson alert 

Anyone with information on fires being deliberately started are advised to anonymously call Crimestoppers free on 0800 555 111 or contact Devon and Cornwall Police on 101 with information.

If you have any information about any arson fire - call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111