Canmore Fire-Rescue completes investigation reports for any fire incident that causes monetary damage, injury, or death. Investigation reports are not completed for medical calls or other types of incidents. Any member of the public may request a fire investigation report.
What Information is Included in a Report
The following information is included in an investigation report:
- Command and dispatch narratives
- Summary of the event
- Method of fire control used
- Units in attendance
- Source of ignition
- Act or omission
All reports and photographs will be evaluated and edited for personal information in compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act before being released.
How to Make a Request
To make a request, please fill out the form below. You will receive a response acknowledging receipt of your request. Requests will be processed once the fire investigation report has been completed. Investigators have up to two years following an incident to complete the investigation report.