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The goal to stop fire sitting in our community by juveniles has been established. Assistance and support to the community is being offered. How is this accomplished?

Through investigation

Identification

Assessment

Evaluation

Education

Referral to mental health

1

If a juvenile firesetter is identified at the fire scene, what should the field captain complete?

Forward electronic referral via the Internet

Complete a Youth firesetter referral form (91-57D)

2

If evidence at the fire scene indicates a youth started the fire, where must the captain report this YFS involvement?

Bottom of the FIR

Stating whether it was definite or suspected

Individual or group

Age and sex

Name, address, phone, parents name if known

3

If a family comes to a fire station with their children who have been involved with fire setting, what do crews do?

Contact the YFS prevention program

If situation appears crisis, contact dispatch for appropriate referral

Do not give child a tour

4

Fire captains should call an investigator anytime there's evidence of arson and there are witnesses and/or suspects at the scene with information that could identify the youth fire setter. Also request an investigator if:

Fire involves a large monetary loss

Fire was set with malicious intent

Child is between 8-18

5

When are youth fire safety classes held?

One Saturday a month at TA

Morning 3-8 years old 9 AM to noon

Evening 9-15 years old 1PM to 4PM

Classes are available at no cost

6

How many sessions of counseling to youth fire setters receive from the courts?

7

7

Who oversees all the programs in the division of urban services?

Fire Marshal

8

When completing a youth assistance referral form it should be forwarded whom?

Youth firesetter intervention program in urban services

9

A referral to juvenile court center will be made if the youth is charged with what?

Misdemeanor

Felony

10

Youth charged with a felony arson or repeat offenders will be referred to whom?

Maricopa County Attorney's office for prosecution

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