Arson Investigation

General Investigation
All fires in the City of Hamilton are investigated to determine the cause and origin. If suspicious or incendiary, further investigation is made with the goal being arrest and prosecution.

Butler County Fire Investigation Team
Since arson is not a problem that acknowledges geographical boundary lines, the Fire Prevention Bureau participates in the activities of the Butler County Fire Investigation team. This group shares information, conducts training, and investigates fires for Butler County fire departments.