DFS Press Releases Link to Fire Investigation Press Releases


Here are the Press Releases that are available at this time
Press ReleaseDate
Adopt a Fire Hydrant pdf format of    20101227_storm_hydrants.pdf  12/27/2010
Governor Patrick Presents 21st Annual  pdf format of    20101221_ffoy_2010_p_r.pdf  12/21/2010
Recruit Firefighters Graduate State Firefighting Academy pdf format of    20101217_class_189_grad.pdf  12/17/2010
State Fire Marshal Offers Winter Holiday Safety Tips pdf format of    20101204_winter_holiday_press.pdf  12/14/2010
Candle Safety Awareness Day is Monday, December 13, 2010 pdf format of    20101206_candle_fire_safety_day.pdf  12/06/2010
State Fire Marshal Offers Tips to Keep Warm Keep Safe This Winter pdf format of    20101129_fireplace_safety.pdf  11/29/2010
State Fire Marshal Alerts Public & Retailers on Novelty Lighters Ban pdf format of    20101112_novelty_lighter_ban.pdf  11/10/2010

Attorney General Martha Coakley and State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan Release Findings of Testing of Unoderized Propane Supply in the State pdf format of    20101105_ag_ofm_propane_invest.pdf

State Fire Marshal Reminds People to Change Your clock Change Your Battery pdf format of    State Fire Marshal Reminds People to Change...  10/27/2010
State Fire Marshal Launches Fire Prevention Week, October 3-9, 2010 pdf format of    20101001_fpw_p_r.pdf  10/01/2010
Recruit Firefighters Graduate State Firefighting Academy pdf format of    20100924_recruit_188.pdf  09/24/2010
Independent Expert to Test Massachusetts Propane Supply Under Agreement Reached by Attorney General Coakley and State Fire Marshal pdf format of    AG, SFM Investigate Lack of Odorant in Propane  09/16/2010
AG, SFM Investigate Lack of Odorant in Propane pdf format of    20100903_propane_press_conference_release.pdf  09/03/2010
Governor Patrick Signs Novelty Lighter Ban pdf format of    20100830_novelty_lighter_ban.pdf  08/30/2010
Fireworks Shooter Loses License for Illegal Show in Marshfield pdf format of    20100714_marshfield_fire_works.pdf  07/14/2010
Class #32 Call/Volunteer Firefighter Training Program Graduation pdf format of    20100713_class_32.pdf  07/13/2010
East Fireworks Conference  pdf format of    20100630_fw_conf_east.pdf  06/30/2010
West Fireworks Conference  pdf format of    20100630_west_conf_media_adv.pdf  06/30/2010
Class #31 Call/Volunteer Firefighting Training Program Graduation pdf format of    20100628_class_31.pdf  06/28/2010
Class #187 Recruit Firefighters Graduate State Firefighting Academy pdf format of    20100611_recruit_187.pdf  06/11/2010
Keep Smoking Material Out of Bark Mulch pdf format of    20100526_mulch_fires.pdf  05/26/2010
State Fire Marshal Offers Outdoor Grilling Safety Tips pdf format of    Outdoor Grilling Safety  05/17/2010
State Fire Marshal Coan Asks Public to Check for Electrical Hazards May is National Electrical Safety Month pdf format of    20100503_electrical_safety_month.pdf  05/03/2010
Arson Awareness Week, May 2-8, 2010 - Community Arson Prevention pdf format of    20100502_arson_awareness_wk_2010.pdf  05/02/2010
Prevent Out of Control Brush Fires pdf format of    Prevent Out of Control Brush Fires  04/05/2010
Commercial Kitchen Hood & Duct Cleaners and Inspectors Must Now Be State Certified pdf format of    20100310_hood_cleaning_regs.pdf  03/10/2010
Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery on March 14 pdf format of    20100308_chg_y_clk_chg_y_bat.pdf  03/08/2010
Class #186 Recruit Firefighters Graduate State Firefighting Academy pdf format of    20100226_recruit_186.pdf  02/26/2010
Class #29 Call/Volunteer Firefighting Training Program Graduation pdf format of    20100224_class_29_grad.pdf  02/24/2010
Class #30 Call/Volunteer Firefighting Training Program Graduation pdf format of    20100223_class_30_grad.pdf  02/23/2010
Fire Prevention Board Revises Smoke Alarm Regulations pdf format of    20100222_new_smoke_alarm_regs.pdf  02/22/2010
Teens, Fire, Education and Medical Officials Launch Burn Awareness Week - Winners of High School Burn Awareness Video Contest Announced pdf format of    20100208_you_tube_contest.pdf  02/08/2010
State Fire Marshal Announces Burn Awareness Week February 7 - 13, 2010 pdf format of    20100129_burn_awareness_week.pdf  01/29/2010
State Fire Marshal announces a Record Low Number of Civilian Fire Deaths in 2009 pdf format of    State Fire Marshal Announces Record Low Number...  01/25/2010
State Fire Marshal and Task Force Launch Home Oxygen Safety Campaign pdf format of    20100121_home_o2.pdf  01/21/2010
2009 Investigative and Press Releases2009 web page
2008 Investigative and Press Releases2008 web page
2006 - 2007 Investigative and Press Releases 2006 - 2007 web page


Fire Investigation Press Releases
Press ReleaseDate
Cranwell Resort Carriage House Fire Investigation Focuses on Space Heaters pdf format of    fipr_20101230_lenox.pdf  12/30/2010
Yarmouth Bed & Breakfast Fire Under Investigation pdf format of    fipr_20101213_yarmouth.pdf  12/13/2010
Sandwich Fire Ruled Arson pdf format of    fipr_20101203_sandwich.pdf  12/03/2010
5 Call Firefighters Arrested for Arson pdf format of    fipr_20100903_Brimfield_Holland.pdf  09/30/2010
Rockland Man Arrested for Making Explosives pdf format of    fipr_20100827_rockland.pdf  08/27/2010
Charges Brought in Stolen Gasoline From Whitman Home pdf format of    fipr_20100817_whitman.pdf  08/17/2010
Arrest Made in Granby Arson doc format of    fipr_20100803_granby.doc  08/04/2010
Propane Leak Cause of Fatal Norfolk House Explosion pdf format of    fipr_20100804_norfolk.pdf  08/04/2010
Menemsha Harbor Update pdf format of    fipr_20100713_menemsha_harbor.pdf  07/13/2010
Marlboro Fire Started Inside Commercial Cooking Exhaust System pdf format of    fipr_20100707_marlborough.pdf  07/07/2010
Wellesley Fatal Fire Smoking-Related pdf format of    fipr_20100621_wellesley.pdf  06/21/2010
Smoking Cause of Taunton Fatal Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100614_taunton.pdf  06/14/2010
Ten Year-Old Haverhill Boy Arraigned on Two Counts of Involuntary Manslaughter pdf format of    fipr_20100517_haverhill.pdf  05/17/2010
Tractor Malfunction Causes Sudbury Greenhouse Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100511_sudbury.pdf  05/11/2010
Medford Man Indicted For 2009 Arson Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100421_medford_man_indicted.pdf  04/21/2010
Extension Cord Cause of Malden Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100407_malden.pdf  04/07/2010
Update on Onset Warehouse Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100401_onset.pdf  04/01/2010

Four Teens Charged with Setting Two Abington Fires pdf format of    fipr_20100319_abington.pdf

Conviction for 2008 Brockton Fatal Arson Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100310_conviction_brockton_arson.pdf  03/10/2010
Manchester Fire Electrical pdf format of    fipr_20100312_manchester.pdf  03/12/2010
Arrests Made in Weymouth Arson Fires pdf format of    fipr_20100208_weymouth.pdf  02/08/2010
Waltham Fire Started During Utility Meter Change pdf format of    fipr_20100121_waltham.pdf  01/21/2010
Cause Determined in West Cummington Congregational Church Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100119_west_cummington.pdf  01/19/2010
Spencer - Two Found Dead in Fire; Apparent Murder-Suicide pdf format of    fipr_20100114_spencer.pdf  01/14/2010
Smoking on Home Oxygen Cause of Whitman Fatal Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100113_whitman.pdf  01/13/2010
Malden Fire Electrical pdf format of    fipr_20100112_malden.pdf  01/12/2010
Gasoline Vapors Ignited by Furnace Cause of Ware New Year's Eve Fatal Fire pdf format of    fipr_20100107_ware.pdf  01/07/2010
2009 Investigative and Press Releases2009 web page
2008 Investigative and Press Releases2008 web page
2006 - 2007 Investigative and Press Releases 2006 - 2007 web page
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