Fire Investigations


South King Fire and Rescue in conjunction with the King County Fire Investigation Unit investigates the origin and cause of fires in the cities of Des Moines and Federal Way. Please call 253-946-7348 to talk to a fire investigator about a fire incident.

In unincorporated King County, contact the King County Fire Investigation Unit at 206-263-2070.

Arson Hotline

Do you have information on a fire/arson? Call the Arson Hotline at 800-55-ARSON (800-552-7766) with any information you think may be helpful. Calls can remain anonymous.

Investigation of a house fire