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Help catch arsonists before they strike.
If you observe any suspicious behaviour, call 000 immediately. If you suspect someone of arson or fire lighting, make a report online or call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. All information received is treated in the strictest of confidence.
Rewards of up to $50,000 are offered for reporting information that leads to the identification and conviction of arsonists. The rewards are made available through the State Government and the Insurance Council of Australia’s Arson Reward Scheme.
Did you know? People who commit bushfire arson are not always strangers. They often live and work in local communities. If you have concerns about a member of your family, a friend, or a colleague, they might need help.
If you are suspicious of a person or a vehicle, write down the following details:
DFES encourages you to print out the Extinguish Arson poster and place it in and around your community, business or workplace.
Find out how arson can affect your business and steps you and your employees can take to prevent it.Learn more
Help reduce fires in schools by becoming active in your local School Watch program.Learn more
Empty and unsecured buildings are a prime target for the vandal or arsonists. Find out how you can secure your building from an arson attack.Learn more
Find out about the work undertaken by DFES Fire Investigation Officers to investigate fires in Western Australia and the types of fires they will attend.Learn more
Arson is willful, unlawful intent associated with deliberate lighting. Find out about the facts and what motivates an arsonist.Learn more