The inspector is an accelerant detection K-9 handler. They assist police agencies in 9 counties with evidence collection at fire scenes. K-9 Ember is a Labrador Retriever and is nationally certified in accelerant detection.
Duties of the Fire Marshal:
- Investigates all fires and explosions that occur in the City of Scranton.
- The Scranton Police Fire Marshal is also a member of the department’s bomb unit. He works as an assistant to the bomb technician and as a post blast investigator.
- He also assists in fire prevention and safety education.
Contact: (570) 558-8318