Fire Investigation

Grove Apartment Complex Fire - Pullman, WA

Fire Investigation Task Force

The Pullman Fire Department has teamed up with Washington State University Public Safety and the Pullman Police Department to form a task force that serves the Palouse for fire investigations. This task force investigates fires in both residential and commercial occupancies.

The Grove Apartment complex was the largest incendiary fire, in recent history, the task force has investigated. Working alongside agents from Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF), the task force determined the area of origin and cause of the fire, and closed the case with a successful prosecution of the suspect.