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Arson and Fire Investigation

Environmental Safety

View policy pdf:  Arson and Fire Investigation Policy

Policy Statement

There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.

Reason for Policy

The following guidelines are intended to provide information if you encounter a fire or suspect arson on any University of Georgia property.


Contact the University of Georgia Police dispatch immediately at 706-542-2200 if you encounter a fire or suspect arson.


Please contact the UGA Office of Fire Safety at the number listed below if you have questions or require additional information.

Additional Contacts

UGA Police (706-542-2200 Emergency; 706-542-5813 Non-Emergency);


Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

Policy Owner: UGA Office of Fire Safety

Policy Contact: Russell Dukes

Phone Number: 706-542-5801

Date Issued: 06/08/2016

Last Reviewed/Updated: