11TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TEXAS

Involvement

Promote fire safety education and intervention programs for the community.

What we do


​01. Education

Professional, educational, and community activities for benefit of those persons engaged primarily in the detection and control of arson and determining the origin and cause of fires.

 

02. Networking

Exchange of professional information among its members.

 

03. Investigations 

Assist local investigators in their professional activities.


04. Compliance

Stay current on changes to any applicable codes when in the interest of the fire service.


Past President

Joseph Hernandez
​Alamo Fire Department

Who we are

President 

Sean Martinez

Cameron County

Fire Marshal Service

Our Mission

The South Texas Fire Investigators Association-RGV Inc. is dedicated to improving the professional development of fire and explosion investigators by being the resource for fire investigation training, technology, and research.

Awareness

Promote awareness of the crime of arson.

Vice President 

Rolando Casas

Hidalgo County​ Office of Emergency Management

Training

Local Fire Investigations and Arson Investigator Training.

Lifetime Member

Dr. Armando Ocanas
Palmview ISD

About Us 

South Texas Fire Investigators Association-RGV, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is a resource for fire investigation training, technology, research, and professional development to all members who are active within of the corporation.

Our members include Fire Investigators, law enforcement officers, members of the District Attorney's office, private investigators, insurance investigators, fire inspectors, safety officers, insurance adjusters, retired arson investigators, retired law enforcement officers, and/or any special agent.

Secretary/Tresurer

William Adair
Harlingen Fire Department

OUR BOARD

NOV. 15TH-17TH, 2017