Arson Awareness Week

You could be left with blood on your hands

During Arson Awareness Week (May 3 to 9) we will be lifting the lid on how we tackle arson brigade-wide

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Arson Awareness

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A Fire Investigator

Fire Investigators work around the clock to determine the cause of hundreds of blazes across West Yorkshire every year, many of which turn out to be deliberately set.

We are supporting Arson Awareness Week (May 3 - 9) in a bid to stub out this dangerous behaviour. Find out how Fire Investigators work

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    • 2 May

      A day in the life of a Fire Investigator

      West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) has a dedicated Fire Investigation Department which works around the clock to establish the cause of hundreds of fires which occur across the county...

    • 2 May

      Tackling arson in Bradford District!

      West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is winning the battle against arson alongside emergency service partners and other agencies. But despite the reduction in arson attacks, this...

    • 2 May

      Leeds district cracking down on arson!

      West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is cracking down on arson and Leeds district is no exception. But this reckless crime is still blighting communities across the city and its suburbs...

    • 2 May

      Stubbing out arson across West Yorkshire!

      West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (WYFRS) is succeeding in the fight against arson alongside emergency service partners and other agencies. But despite the reduction in arson attacks, this...